Warning: Naming Folders Inside the Mod Folder in Elgg 1.8

In this quick article, I will give a recommendation when you name or rename a folder inside the mod folder in Elgg 1.8

The Mod folder in Elgg is where you upload plugins or themes for Elgg. I was developing a plugin for Elgg when I had to rename a folder, for testing purposes. I typed just numbers like I regularly do in my desktop computer. For my surprise, it seems like Elgg doesn’t like folders to be named only with numbers.

I didn’t realized that until I saw this screen while I tried to access the Plugins page inside the Administration Dashboard: Learn More

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How to Use the SMTP Mailer Module in Dolphin 7

In today’s article, I will show you how to use the “SMTP Mailer” module with your Dolphin 7 based site. Before we begin, we need to install the module. A step by step guide on installing the Dolphin 7 base modules can be found here.

Once we have the module installed, we can access the settings by clicking “SMTP Mailer” under the “Modules” menu on the left side of the admin screen. From this screen, we can configure the mailer to our current server settings. Learn More

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How to Create a Silverlight Control Like the Telerik CoverFlow Control Part 2 – Code Behind

In the previous article, I showed you how to get styles and templates for the CoverFlow control. In this article, I will show how to make moving items.

Unfortunately, we can not define storyboards as in XAML becuase different animations must be applied to the item’s left and right side. So we must define several helper classes.

Class Animations to combine several DoubleAnimations: Learn More

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