Kill Adobe Updater

So adobe updater keeps doing updates eventhough you’ve said ‘NEVER DO IT AGAIN!!!’. The fix is to physically remove the dir with the info in. On a windows system go to ‘c:\program files\common files\adobe\’, there is a nasty little folder Read more…

By Andrew Odendaal, ago

how to load xml into flash using actionscript 2

Create an xml object: [code lang=”actionscript”]var myXmlObject = new XML();[/code] Perform action when xml file has been loaded: [code lang=”actionscript”]myXmlObject.onLoad = function(success) { if (success) trace(“XML File has been read.”); }[/code] Load the xml file into the object: [code lang=”actionscript”]myXmlObject.load(“myXmlFile.xml”);[/code]

By Andrew Odendaal, ago

PHP __autoload function

When PHP encounters a class that hasn’t been defined yet, you can use __autoload to iautomatically add them instead of including masses of included at the top of your files. e.g. [code lang=”php”] function __autoload($class_name) { require_once $class_name . ‘.php’; Read more…

By Andrew Odendaal, ago

IE6 on Vista?

I find myself constantly fighting the microsoft battle of making things work in their browsers (thanks guys). On one of my machines I have Vista installed and needed to test a newly created site that apparently had some issues under Read more…

By Andrew Odendaal, ago

Guillotine-Bug? Bug

Yes, it’s called a Guillotine-Bug and it’s yet another bug IE users get to look forward too 😛 So how does it work? Basically, the hasLayout messes around and elements become invisible and visible according to random things. Rather silly, Read more…

By Andrew Odendaal, ago