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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 |  , , ,  |  75 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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Umbraco 6: What's new?

By Mark Bowser  |  Thursday, February 07, 2013 |  , , ,  |  8 comments

I just got back from the Umbraco Masterclass in Seattle. I'm now a Level 2 certified Umbraco developer. Yay! During the training, we covered everything from the basics (e.g. What's a doctype?) to some more advanced concepts involving the new and improved Umbraco API. The best part was that this training was conducted entirely on Umbraco 6.

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How to Fix Asp.net MVC Web Api HTTP PUT and DELETE requests failing

By Jason Prothero  |  Wednesday, November 14, 2012 |  , , ,  |  7 comments

ASP.NET MVC 4 has a new feature called WebAPI which makes it much easier to create a REST API in ASP.NET. Unfortunately, I ran into one problem with IIS 6.0 that prevented the full REST spec from being used. By default IIS 6 wouldn't allow the PUT or DELETE verbs to be used with the WebAPI app that we created.  Detailed inside is the solution I found.

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Umbraco 4.5.2 Custom Create Control Fix in Custom Admin Trees

By Jason Prothero  |  Tuesday, October 26, 2010 |  , , , , , ,  |  3 comments
While working towards getting the Commerce for Umbraco project working in Umbraco 4.5.2 I encountered an issue that didn't appear to have an obvious fix. Luckily, a dive into the Umbraco source code p... Read More >

Flickr API Search Package for Umbraco

By Jason Prothero  |  Saturday, April 10, 2010 |  , , , , , ,  |  40 comments
A recent ProWorks project had a need to pull Flickr photos from their community to display on their web site. I had never played with the Flickr API so I thought: "cool!". I couldn't find a Flickr Umb... Read More >

Using Flickr For Your Organization, Business, Product, or Charity

By Jason Prothero  |  Thursday, August 27, 2009 |  , , , ,  |  4 comments
I've been using Flickr for about 6-7 years now for my blog and personally and I love it. It is the YouTube of photos. Tons of people use it and what make it really useful are all of the social media p... Read More >