Archive for May, 2009

Adobe Updates and Bootcamp

The on-going saga of my failed updates to my Creative Suite 4 software seems to have finally been resolved! However, the fix was not an easy or pleasant one… The […]

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CD won’t eject from your Mac…

Usually, you can eject a CD by holding down the eject key (the line with an arrow above it, near/F12 key) for a few seconds, or right-clicking on the icon […]

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Finding the White or Black Point in Photoshop

Using Photoshop’s Levels dialog is a great way of adding a quick punch to your photos. Dragging the white and black point sliders in a little reduces the dynamic range […]

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Google Maps Embedded Location is Wrong!

Sometimes, adding an embedded Google map to your site in an iframe, gives you a map that points to the wrong place… To fix this, click on the Link text […]

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Spry Submenu Position

The Spry navigation bar is a very handy feature added in Dreamweaver CS4, but the default is for the items to drop DOWN. What if you want them to go […]

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CSS Bullet Color

Sometimes you might want to set the bullets on an unordered list to a different color from the list items. Here’s a way to do this with CSS using the […]

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Adobe InContext

I have just started playing with Adobe InContext editing. This is a new technology that allows websites to be edited through a browser window, without the need to install additional […]

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How to Copy Layer Styles Between Layers in Photoshop

Here is another quick keyboard shortcut, which is very handy for dragging a copy of your layer style on to another layer. Hold the opt/alt + Shift keys then drag […]

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Can’t Edit This Page… In Contribute

If you get a message in Contribute telling you “You can’t edit this page now because so-and-so is currently editing it”, and you know that is not the case, deleting […]

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Setting up Magento on Mac OSX

There have been plenty of posts dotted around the Magento community helping to get a local testing version of Magento set up on your machine, but here is a quick […]

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