Test Email Delivery Methods in web.config Using ASP.net

Among the most common items in a web site is the implementation of email.  There are many ways of implementing email from a web site.  You can use a multitude of technologies to accomplish this.  This article is not to discuss different methods but to look at one method which is asp.net.  You could just set the settings (server, login, password, etc) in code and use the standard SMTP code that so many sites put together, however; I have found this to be cumbersome when you are deploying the site to production.  Furthermore; after you publish to production any further testing will mingle the production emails among the testing emails.  So what can you do to make this an easier transition?  If you are familiar with VS 2012 transformation then you can see where I am going.  If not then be prepared to learn something new today. Learn More

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How to Change a Member’s User Group in phpFox

This article will show you how to manually move a member from one user group to another.

You will come across a time when you will need to manually change the user group a member belongs to.  This could be due to the fact that you want to promote a member to your staff user group.  You can do this easily via the admincp.

Login to your phpFox admincp, and select Users > Browse Users. Learn More

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How to Import a CSS File From Another CSS File


Today, I will tell you how to call a CSS file from another CSS file. To make it clearer, we will call fileB.css from fileA.css, which both are in the same directory. This comes handy when you want to keep your styling rules organized.

In fileA.css, let’s imagine we have this code: Learn More

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