Videos uploaded by user “portcitytech”
Setting up Rok Gallery on Joomla 2.5
Tutorial of how to setup and use Rok Gallery on a Joomla 2.5 website
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Create Rok Gallery Slideshow
In this tutorial I explain how to create a Gallery for use in a front page slide show. This same gallery can be used as a stand alone page or it can be used independently such as this in a featured slideshow. I also explain how to properly tag the images in the component section of the gallery. Please like or favorite this video below if you find it useful
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Create multiple network locations on Mac
In this tutorial I show you how to create an additional location (profile) on a Mac. This can be useful if you use your laptop in multiple locations or you want to use a proxy or any other number of different or unique network settings
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How to use Swiftmailer - Contact form - Gmail - SMTP relay - PART 1
In this tutorial, I show you how to use Swiftmailer to use an external SMTP server to send email from a contact form, eliminating the localhost sendmail account. In certain circumstances, the server you are hosting the site on will place restrictions on the number of messages you can send, so this takes that burden off the web server.
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Joomla 3 Installation and modification of a Template
In this tutorial we install the Afterburner 2 Template from Rocket Theme, which is a fully functional free template for Joomla 3.0. We make some basic modifications to the template to suit our needs and work on getting us to the point where we can really start to develop the site.
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Rok Gallery Slide Show - Link Image to article or page
In this tutorial I show you how to link images in your Rok Gallery Slide Show to external pages or internal articles.
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Email CDR Asterisk  - Trixbox Script
In this tutorial, I go over a Bash script that can be added to a Cron to email you a CDR or Call Detail Report from your Trixbox or any other Asterisk based PBX such as PBX in a flash, etc. Below is a link to the script from my Dropbox. Thanks for watching https://www.dropbox.com/s/q9b1i47jb0cfo7h/Email_CDR_Script.txt
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Creating a Gallery with Rok Gallery 1.7
In this tutorial we go over using the Rok Gallery component to add a Photo Gallery to your website very easily.
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Hidden Login Box - Jquery slide toggle
In this tutorial we discuss how to use CSS and JQuery to create a hidden login container for users to use when visiting your site. It's always a good idea to conserve screen real estate whenever possible and hiding your login form away from everyone is a great way to do that.
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Hexagon Shaped Headshot - Photoshop CS6 tutorial
In this tutorial we create a hexagon shaped frame for a nice touch on a standard head shot. We use the layer clipping mask to accomplish this.
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Using Codepen to sketch out ideas
In this tutorial I use Codepen.io to layout some ideas, just like I would if I were to use a pad of paper and a pen. Quick changes, as the code is written, is what makes this experience very efficient. I can do 3 or 4 layouts in about 20 minutes and have a codebase to start from
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Swiftmailer - Installation and usage
This is an updated version of the original 5.0 Swiftmailer tutorial video I did in 2013. This covers using composer to install the required libraries and dependencies and the basic setup to send a message using php and swift mailer. It also covers sending it from a local server which is something that the old version had trouble with.
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Joomla 3 Advanced article and menu setups
In this tutorial we discuss the different display/menu options for articles and categories. I also take basic look at the template manager.
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In this tutorial we talk about ways to get HTML 5 videos using the VIDEO tag to display in full screen, as this is not an option using the tag controls itself. We use a combination of jquery and CSS to accomplish this.
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Joomla 202 Tutorials Page Layout
In this tutorial, we're making a Joomla page that displays You Tube videos in a nice basic table, making it easy for people to see all of the videos at a quick glance. Uses the Joomla Loadposition Plugin and a custom module.
Views: 446 portcitytech
Bootstrap HTML Design Tutorial - Tutorial #11
In this tutorial we go over modals, and how to use the bootstrap API markup instead of javascript to give cross browser compatibility.
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How to use Swiftmailer - Contact form - Gmail - SMTP relay - PART 2
In this video we follow up to the swiftmailer tutorial, we add a nice captcha to avoid those nasty Spam Bots
Views: 3200 portcitytech
Rok Gallery - Additional Configuration Parameters
In this tutorial we go over some of the additional configuration parameters for the Rok Gallery slideshow and the Gallery feature
Views: 1282 portcitytech
Joomla 2.5 series - Creating Pages
In this tutorial we create a standard single article page as well as a blog category article layout and some of the basic options for laying out a web page using Joomla.
Views: 150 portcitytech
New browser based code editor
I love this new editor that's actually a Google Chrome application. They offer a free version as well as a paid for version and it's well worth the price in my opinion of 5 dollars a month or 50 for the year
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Development Server - Installing SSH Server on Ubuntu
In this tutorial I install Open SSH an SSH server that gets installed on Ubuntu. I accept the auto generated RSA key in my credentials chain and we're off to the races. I establish and test my connection to my development server.
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Nivo Slider - JQuery and CSS slideshow
This is a tutorial on how to get the nivo slideshow up and running. I show the steps necessary to grab all the needed links and jquery library files and the core Javascript files
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How to convert FLAC files to MP3
In this tutorial I discuss and explain how to convert FLAC files into MP3 and/or WAV format depending on your preference. We do this using a free program called FLAC frontend.
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Joomla 2.5 Series - Installing Rok Gallery
In this tutorial I install Rok Gallery component and module and create a Gallery page as well as a front page slideshow feature.
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Joomla 2.5 Install Template
Installation of a new template on a Joomla 2.5 website
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JQuery live search and JQuery toggle
This is a tutorial on how to use the jquery slider functions and the jquery live search functions. The site it's used on is an internal website to be used by teachers at the school that I'm the network administrator for. download: http://www.portcitytechnology.com/jquery-search-toggle.txt
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Animated Menu Using CSS and JQuery
All credit for this code goes to the author, Sam Dunn, over at buildinternet.com. Some comments over there asked about a more in depth tutorial, so I thought I'd try and show how fairly easy it is to setup. If you have any questions post below and I'll help you out as best I can.
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Fireshot Creating a screenshot
This is a tutorial on how to use Fireshot, a great, free plugin for Firefox that allows you to take a screen shot of any page and then use annotation tools to mark it up.
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Development Server - Installing LAMP Stack on Ubuntu
In this first video of the series we are installing a LAMP server on Ubuntu 13.04. We'll also install my favorite editor, Geany and set the stage for the other things we're going to focus on in this series.
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Joomla 203 Editing Articles In Database
This tutorial covers inserting HTML tags that the Joomla editor normally will strip out. We go straight to the database to do the editing, thus bypassing the Joomla editor checks.
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Complete Website Design - Designing a website from start to finish - Part #8
In this tutorial we design a page for dart supplies and online distributors of dart supplies. Our local area market is sorely lacking when it comes to the availability of dart equipment, so we most of the time, have to purchase online.
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You Tube Channel Trailer
Welcome to Port City Technology's YouTube tutorial channel. On this channel we focus on all aspects of web design including content management systems, database implementation and coding, and static code. www.portcitytechnology.com www.twitter.com/portcitytech
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Bootstrap HTML Design Tutorial - Tutorial #1
In this tutorial we start to discuss some of the changes between Bootstrap 2.0 and Bootstrap 3.0 including some of the core class changes, as well as some of the viewport settings that are different
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Upload mobile iMovie to desktop and then YouTube
In this tutorial, I go over how to retrieve an iMovie that was made using the mobile version on either an iPad or iPhone or iPod and work with it in the desktop version of iMovie (or another windows conversion product) and then publish it to YouTube.
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Introduction to Mac OSX - Part 1
In this tutorial I begin to discuss the similarities and difference between the Mac Operating System and the Windows Operating System.
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Creating Content Joomla 2.5
Tutorial on how to design home page content
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Complete Website Design - Designing a website from start to finish - Part #2
We begin this series by giving a run down of the components that we have added, including Bootstrap core files, a custom theme and the user login/registration system that we built using PHP Academy's tutorial. We then create some of the modular pieces we will use like the header and footer include files and insert the logo and our twitter feed. http://www.portcitytechnology.com http://www.twitter.com/portcitytech Link to Alex at PHP Academy's user system: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bic6WBAplMk&list=PLfdtiltiRHWF5Rhuk7k4UAU1_yLAZzhWc
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Joomla 2.5 installation
Tutorial of Joomla 2.5 installation from start to finish
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Bootstrap HTML Design Tutorial - Tutorial #2
In this bootstrap tutorial we look at some of the built-in form elements and form controls. One of the best parts of the bootstrap framework I think is their form styles, it really makes adding forms into the grid framework extremely easy and pleasing to the eye
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Rok Gallery - Link Title to external or internal pages
In this tutorial I show how to use the description field of the image to create external and internal links
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Joomla 3 0 installation
In this tutorial we install Joomla on a local web server using XAMPP for Windows. We setup a database, a database user, extract the files into the web folder and run through the web installation process.
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Joomla 104 Plugins gallery page
In this tutorial, we're going to use a Joomla plugin called "Simple Image Gallery" to create a sample gallery page on our test site
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Development Server - Installing PhpMyAdmin
Installing phpmyadmin on the new development server using apt-get and configuring it using the root MySQL password.
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Bootstrap HTML Design Tutorial - Tutorial #3
In this tutorial we discuss the new nav and navbar classes in Bootstrap 3.0 as well as the jumbotron class which replaces the hero unit class.
Views: 97 portcitytech
Joomla 105 Custom Module and Module Placement
In this tutorial, we create a simple custom HTML module to display our company address in a block in the column on the right
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Complete Website Design - Designing a website from start to finish - Part #1 - Introduction
We'll be using a php login and register system that I built by following a series of tutorials from php Academy's YouTube channel. I'll post the link when we get started developing the site. This will be a long series more than likely and will at some point go from local development to live "Beta Stage" development.
Views: 186 portcitytech
Introduction to CSS tutorials - Margins
In this introduction tutorial we discuss relative and absolute positioning, margins, paddings, and basic styling techniques
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Joomla 1.7 Creating banners
In this video I show you how to create clients, categories and banners and then display your banners on your Joomla 1.7 website.
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Joomla 2.5 series - Installing Templates
In this tutorial I install a new admin template and a new site template. I've been using Rocket Theme templates now for quite a while and really enjoy their work with the Gantry Framework. It gives you many options for different style layouts for each page. http://www.rockettheme.com
Views: 163 portcitytech