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How to Pass Data to the Umbraco 7 dialogService on open()

By Jason Prothero  |  Thursday, February 27, 2014 |  , , ,  |  1 comment

If you're building a package for Umbraco 7 using AngularJS and you eventually find yourself needing to use the dialogService, there is an undocumented parameter that may be of some help.

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ProWorks is Proud to Sponsor the First North American Umbraco Festival

By Jason Prothero  |  Wednesday, February 12, 2014 |  ,  |  Leave comment

ProWorks is proud to be a sponsor at the first ever Umbraco Festival in North America this coming March!

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IE 11 doPostPack and JavaScript Errors

By Rob Birdwell  |  Wednesday, January 08, 2014 |  , ,  |  3 comments

A bug in the old browser definition files that shipped with .NET 2 and .NET 4 seems to affect IE 10 and 11 with regard to postback of links.  Basically, your web site isn't able to run javascript!

This code snippet will show you how to fix this issue if a hot fix or patch on the server is not possible.

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The Umbraco Advent Calendar is Back!

By Jason Prothero  |  Friday, December 13, 2013 |   |  Leave comment

If you are an Umbraco developer, designer, or user you have to take a visit to the 24 Days In Umbraco website. Its an amazing collection of articles, tutorials, and tips on how to get the most out of your Umbraco sites.

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ProWorks Teams Up With Mindfly Design Studios for USDA Project

By Loyan Roylance  |  Wednesday, December 11, 2013 |   |  Leave comment

Umbraco Gold Partner and web development company ProWorks Corporation has teamed up with Washington-based company Mindfly Web Design Studios on a project for the Economic Research Service (ERS), an agency within the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). ERS required services from an Umbraco Certified Gold Partner to improve their current Umbraco CMS implementation and website.

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Disabling Request Validation in Umbraco CMS

By Jason Prothero  |  Sunday, November 10, 2013 |   |  1 comment

In a recent upgrade of a very old Umbraco CMS WebForms site to 6.x I found a trick with getting the request validation disabled on a template level instead of for the entire web site through the web.config.

I'm posting this blog because the original blog by Grant Thomas seems to have disappeared.  The blog was referenced on Stack Overflow and luckily its still available as a cache on Google.

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Get Your AngularJS Controllers Out of the Global Namespace

By Jason Prothero  |  Tuesday, September 17, 2013 |  ,  |  Leave comment

When reading through the AngualrJS tutorials you may be unknowingly learning to pollute your global namespace with your controllers.  Learn how AnuglarJS helps you do it right.

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Today's Hours Report Bookmarklet for Basecamp Classic

By Jason Prothero  |  Monday, August 19, 2013 |  , , ,  |  2 comments

If you need a way to quickly create a list of your hours for today in Basecamp Classic, this post is for you!

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How to Redirect the Umbraco Media Path to Another Location

By Jason Prothero  |  Wednesday, July 31, 2013 |  ,  |  4 comments

Ever needed to change the location of where the media is stored to a second server on your network or to a CDN or something like Amazon S3?  This post should help you configure Umbraco to not only save the media in the backoffice correctly, but server the correct image urls.

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How to Display the Submitted Record from Umbraco Contour on the Thank You Page

By Jason Prothero  |  Thursday, July 18, 2013 |  , , ,  |  3 comments

Ever wanted to display the users submission from Umbraco Contour on a Thank You page, but didn't know how to access the API?  Well, this post is for you.

This could be adapted as a confirmation page to a PayPal payment form post or simply to let them know that the submission was successful.

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