Archive for June, 2009

Safari 4 on OS X 10.5.7

Another quirk here for me at least – after updating the new version of Safari to 4.0.1, my wireless connection on my iMac disappeared. It couldn’t find ANY networks to […]

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Resize text frame to fit all the text in InDesign

I’m sure this keyboard shortcut is an official one mentioned in the help files (I haven’t looked…) but I’ve just discovered it! If you have a text frame in InDesign […]

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Magento – Access Issues on localhost

Following my earlier post on Setting Up Magento on OSX, I recently upgraded to the latest version of Magento (ver 1.3.2.1) and ran into access problems with a development site. […]

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Creating Links to Specific Places on a Page in Contribute

Most links that you will create to other pages will go directly to the page themself, starting and loading the content at the top, so you see the whole thing. […]

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Can’t login to new Magento installation…

If you find yourself unable to login to your newley-installed Magento admin area, you may want to try this: Open the file Varien.php in a text editor. You will find […]

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Make Flash movies load quicker

If you have a problem with slow-loading Flash movies, maybe you can look at changing your way of working! Flash lets you create animations, which are themselves often made up […]

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Working with earlier versions of Contibute

If you are the Admin of a website that gets edited by other people, you need to be sure they can use their version of Contribute on your site. There […]

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Paste text with formatting in Dreamweaver on OSX

There is a feature on Dreamweaver called Paste special… This is meant to let you paste text between a word processor (such as Word) and Dreamweaver, whilst keeping all the […]

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Working with Magento on a local development site

This is something that has saved me a few headaches: if you are working in a local test version of Magento and have a live site open too, on another […]

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Gravatars on Self-Hosted WordPress Sites

This is a small tip for anyone with a self-hosted WordPress site, wanting to use an avatar (or gravatar as they are called here!) Make sure the Gravatar you upload […]

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