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Simon Antony Knowledge Base

Welcome to the new and improved Simon Antony Knowledge Base! This place is a treasure trove of useful code snippets, solutions and tips to common (though often tricky!) web development challenges. Browse our knowledge base using the search mechanism above or use the tags below to browse by topic.

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Examine demo site source code from Codegarden 2010

Examine demo site source code from Codegarden 2010

jQuery popup bubble extension

jQuery popup bubble extension

Umbraco TinyMCE Customization for Flash Rich Text

Umbraco TinyMCE Customization for Flash Rich Text

Sodality Simple Tutorial in Flash Builder (formerly Flex)

Sodality Simple Tutorial in Flash Builder (formerly Flex)

Upgrading to Umbraco 4

Upgrading to Umbraco 4

Importing SVN to Mercurial with complex SVN repository

Importing SVN to Mercurial with complex SVN repository

Adding embedded resource with ClientDependency

Adding embedded resource with ClientDependency

jQuery Vertical Align

jQuery Vertical Align

Selection Problem With Custom Media Type Content in Umbraco 4

Selection Problem With Custom Media Type Content in Umbraco 4

Umbraco Version 4 Tree API

Umbraco Version 4 Tree API

Lets Encrypt Web.config IIS Redirect for HTTP to HTTPs Allowing HTTP access to the .well-known Folder

Lets Encrypt offer a free SSL service, but configuring a server to allow non-HTTPs access to the .well-known, while also redirecting all other non-HTTPs requests can be tricky. Luckily IIS allows a neat way this can be achieved with Web.config redirects, here is how!

How To Get Umbraco Root Node By Document Type in Razor Using Umbraco 7 Helper

How To Get Umbraco Root Node By Document Type in Razor Using Umbraco 7 Helper