Version 10. Page designer

It is about time we talk about version 10 of PHPRunner, ASPRunner.NET and ASPRunnerPro. We expect beta version to be available in November and stable version will be released before the end of the year.

Make sure that your software maintenance is current. Otherwise you will have to purchase version 10 at the full price.

The most interesting new feature in this update is Page Designer which will complement and eventually will replace the Visual Editor. This is quite a big change and before we talk about new functionality I need to explain why this change was required.


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Using field events

We have two tables: categories and sub_categories. CategoryID is a two-digit category code.


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Creating Grid Tabs dynamically

Version 9.8 added an option to use Grid Tabs. Besides static tabs we also developed an API that allows to create and manage tabs from your code.

In this example we will use the typical Orders table to demonstrate how this API works. We will create a tab for each employee that lists her own orders only. This is how it is going to look in generated application.


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PHPRunner 9.8, ASPRunnerPro 9.8 and ASPRunner.NET 9.8 is here!

PHPRunner 9.8, ASPRunnerPro 9.8 and ASPRunner.NET 9.8 is here!

If you purchased or upgraded PHPRunner, ASPRunnerPro or ASPRunner.NET less than one year ago logon to control panel at https://xlinesoft.com/dss/support.asp and find download links and registration keys under ‘My purchases’. There should be ‘Reg info’ link next to your latest upgrade purchase.

New customer purchase . . . → Read More: PHPRunner 9.8, ASPRunnerPro 9.8 and ASPRunner.NET 9.8 is here!

Version 9.7 of PHPRunner, ASPRunnerPro and ASPRunner.NET

PHPRunner 9.7, ASPRunnerPro 9.7 and ASPRunner.NET 9.7 released!

New customer purchase links:
PHPRunner
ASPRunnerPro
ASPRunner.NET

Upgrade links:
PHPRunner
ASPRunnerPro
ASPRunner.NET

Trial version download links:
http://xlinesoft.com/download

Here is the list of new features in version 9.7.

1. Improved password hashing

Option to use industry standard bcrypt hashing algorithm. Send password reset link to user's email, link expires in 24 hours.


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PHPRunner 9.6, ASPRunner.NET 9.6, ASPRunnerPro 9.6 released

PHPRunner 9.6, ASPRunnerPro 9.6, ASPRunner.NET 9.6 released (November 10th, 2016).

If you purchased or upgraded PHPRunner, ASPRunner.NET or ASPRunnerPro after November 10, 2015 this update is free of charge for you. Logon to control panel at https://xlinesoft.com/dss/support.asp and find download links and registration keys under 'My purchases'. If you do not have a help desk account yet create a new one using the same email address you have used to place the order.

Trial version download links

'Buy now' pages

PHPRunner

ASPRunner.NET

ASPRunnerPro

Upgrade pages

PHPRunner

ASPRunner.NET

ASPRunnerPro

Important: if you purchased PHPRunner, ASPRunnerPro or ASPRunner.NET before November 10th 2015 you have till November 20th, 2016 to use discounted upgrade option. After November 20th, 2016 you will have to purchase software at the full price. Do not miss your chance to upgrade for less.

'Update selected' feature

This is a long awaited feature that allows you quickly makes changes to multiple records. You can choose fields to appear on 'Update selected' dialog. Depending on Edit page settings 'Update selected' page can be shown either in popup or as a separate page.

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Displaying a popup in PHPRunner 9.0, ASPRunnerPro 9.5, ASPRunner.NET 9.0

In this new version we are providing an easy way to display any page in Bootstrap popup window. Welcome, Runner.displayPopup() function.

The simplest form is really simple. There is only one mandatory parameter, URL of the page to be displayed. You can use this function anywhere you can use Javascript code i.e. in Javascript OnLoad event or ClientBefore event of custom button.

Here is how you can display Add page of Products table in popup:

Runner.displayPopup( { 
	url: "products_add.php"
});


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Desktop applications with PHPRunner

PHPRunner 9 adds an option to build and package desktop applications as well as web applications. In this article we'll try to answer most common questions and explain what PHPRunner desktop applications can and can not do.

How it works

First of all, Desktop apps functionality is built on the top of wonderful open source PHP Desktop project. PHP Desktop packages together the following software components:

  • web server (Mongoose)
  • PHP
  • Chrome browser

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Displaying EURO 2016 data with PHPRunner

This is a just for fun PHPRunner project similar to one we built for World Cup 2014. Check this live demo first.

This project requires PHPRunner 9.0. Yes, there is a desktop app for this project. Download it, install it, run it and enjoy. Ignore the security warning, we didn't sign this one yet.

This project uses live Euro 2016 data provided by football-data.org in JSON format. PHPRunner project makes the use of this data and if will not work if they website is down for any reason.

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New charting functionality: AnyChart 7 support

In PHPRunner 9, ASPRunner.NET 9.0 and ASPRunnerPro 9.5 we are switching to new version of charting components: AnyChart 7. What does this mean for you as a user?

  • AnyChart 7 is Javascript based. No more Flash charts, works out of the box on all devices
  • AnyChart 7 provides better user experience, more functionality, better looking charts
  • We are adding ChartModify event that would allow you to tweak charts appearance and behaviour in endless ways. You can copy and paste basically any example from AnyChart manual as is.

Below are a few examples of how you can use ChartModify event.

Add horizontal scroller

var currentScroller = chart.xScroller();
currentScroller.enabled(true);

Add horizontal scroller and set initial zoom to 50%


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