Saturday, June 14, 2014

Adobe PhoneGap Build - Package mobile apps in the cloud

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Adobe PhoneGap Build
Package mobile apps in the cloud.
STEPS
1) Browse https://build.phonegap.com/
2) Register an account.
2.1) Click Register.
2.2) Select free plan.
2.3) Click Get an Adobe ID (Assuming you haven’t got an Adobe ID).
2.4) Fill-in your details and click Sign Up.
2.5) Entering your Build page.
3) Uploading Project.
3.1) Create an index.html containing the following codes:
3.2) Zip the file.
3.3) Find the upload button in your Build page.
3.4) Select the zip file.
3.5) Wait for uploading process to complete.
3.6) Type your App Name, App Description and click Ready to build.
3.7) Wait for build process to complete.
3.8) Once the indicator bar is full, you can download your app for local installation.
3.9) Click the Android button.
3.10) Save to your PC and copy to your Android device.
3.11) If you have “Install blocked” problem, that means you have to go to your Android Settings and select “install from unknown sources”.
3.12) You should be able to install and get the outcome as below.
4) Further Activities.
4.1) Click your current App Name.
4.2) Click Settings to update your project.

STEPS

1) Browse https://build.phonegap.com/ 

2) Register an account.

2.1) Click Register.

2.2) Select free plan.

2.3) Click Get an Adobe ID (Assuming you haven’t got an Adobe ID).

2.4) Fill-in your details and click Sign Up.

2.5) Entering your Build page.

3) Uploading Project.

3.1) Create an index.html containing the following codes:

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<title>Simple HTML5</title>
<style>
body {
   font: medium/1.5 Arial,
Helvetica, sans-serif;
}
.button {
   display: inline-block;
   line-height: 1;
   padding: 7px 10px;
   text-decoration: none;
   font-weight: bold;
   color: #fff;
   background-color: #39c;
   -moz-border-radius: 5px;
   -webkit-border-radius: 5px;
   -khtml-border-radius: 5px;
   border-radius: 5px;
}
</style>
</head>
<body>
<div id="wrap">
   <h1>PhoneGap Test</h1>
   <p><a
href="http://build.phonegap.com"
class="button">PhoneGap</a></p>
</div>
</body>
</html>

3.2) Zip the file.

3.3) Find the upload button in your Build page.

Click the upload button. (If you are using IE, you may need to double-click the button).

3.4) Select the zip file.

3.5) Wait for uploading process to complete.

3.6) Type your App Name, App Description and click Ready to build.

3.7) Wait for build process to complete.

3.8) Once the indicator bar is full, you can download your app for local installation.

3.9) Click the Android button.

3.10) Save to your PC and copy to your Android device.

3.11) If you have “Install blocked” problem, that means you have to go to your Android Settings and select “install from unknown sources”.

https://odhelp.blob.core.windows.net/content/articles/Images/Article350-1.png
http://www.stmarkschelt.co.uk/JBlueLine/Android/screen_shots/unknownSources.png

3.12) You should be able to install and get the outcome as below.

4) Further Activities.

Once you get used to Build.PhoneGap, you may want to upload further refinement to your app and change the settings such as App Name and App Icon.

4.1) Click your current App Name.

4.2) Click Settings to update your project.

You can update your code again and again. However PhoneGap doesn’t keep your previously uploaded codes. So make sure you keep a copy of all codes.
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Friday, June 13, 2014

NetBeans 8 For Windows XP

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NetBeans 8 For Windows XP
STEPS
1) Browse Download site.
2) Install.
3) Test-run.

STEPS

1) Browse Download site.

2) Install.

2.1) Run installer file.
2.2) Accept terms.
2.3) JUnit options.
2.4) Installation path.
2.5) GlassFish installation.
2.6) Start the installation.
2.7) Installation completed successfully.

3) Test-run.

3.1) Run the program.
3.2) Main window appears on the screen.
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Node JS For Windows XP Installation

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Node JS For Windows Installation
1) Browse Download site.
Download the installer file.
2) Install
2.1) This tutorial uses version node-v0.10.28-x86.msi. You can download from here as well.
2.2) Double-click the installer program.
2.3) Accept terms.
2.4) Set installation path.
2.5) Custom Setup Options.
2.6) Ready to install.
2.7) Installation completed.
2.8) Check that node has been registered to Windows Environment System variables.
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Git For Windows XP Installation

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MsysGit For Windows Installation

STEPS

1) Browse download site.

2) Download.

2.1) Click Download Button. The zip file is downloaded to your computer.
2.2) This tutorial uses Git-1.9.4-preview20140611.exe . You can download this version from here.

3) Install.

3.1) Double-click the executable file.
3.2) Accept terms.
3.3) Select installation path.
Accept default.
3.4) Select components.
Accept default.
3.5) Option to create shortcut.
3.6) Adjusting Path environment.
Accept default.
3.7) Line ending conversions.
Accept default.
3.8) Installation process.
3.9) Process completed.

4) Add git bin path to Windows System Environment variables.

4.1) Copy the git bin path.
4.2) Add the path to Windows System Environment variables.
4.3) Test with git version command.
e.g.: git --version
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Friday, June 6, 2014

POSTMAN REST CLIENT for Google Chrome Installation

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POSTMAN REST CLIENT for Google Chrome
Contents
1) Run Google Chrome and go to Extension page.
2) Go to Chrome Gallery.
3) Find POSTMAN REST CLIENT provided by www.rickcreation.com
4) Install the App
5) Wait for the downloading and installation process.
6) Postman installed.
7) Run Postman.

1) Run Google Chrome and go to Extension page.

You can access the page either by going to app menu/settings and click Extensions item in the left menu or by typing “chrome://extensions” in the URL box.

2) Go to Chrome Gallery.

You can go to the Gallery by clicking “Browse the gallery” as shown above.

3) Find POSTMAN REST CLIENT provided by www.rickcreation.com

4) Install the App

Click the +FREE button above.
Click the Add button.

5) Wait for the downloading and installation process.

6) Postman installed.

7) Run Postman.

Click the icon shown above.
7a) Test GET method.
7b) Test POST method.
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