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Advanced XPages : Creating a custom ‘No Documents Found’ message

In traditional domino web development when you add a view to a webpage and there are no documents you would end up with a standard ‘No Documents Found’ message. In many cases as a developer you would would then apply

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Learning XPages Part 20 : Restricting The Repeat To A Single Category

At the moment our location XPage shows us all the entries in our categorized view. In this part we are going to restrict which category is displayed in the repeat control by passing a variable in on the URL in

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Learning XPages Part 19 : Another Repeat Another Table

So now that we have our second XPage created lets add some content to it. We’ll start by opening the new custom control that we created called content_Location and clear out the placeholder text. Once that’s done we need to

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Learning XPages Part 16 : A Better Homepage Look

In the last part we added a view control to our content_HomePage custom control and set it up to display the contents of a view from our application. For simple views this works great and we probably could have used

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Learning XPages Part 15 : Building The Homepage Content

Time to display some real content on the homepage of our application. For the homepage I’d like to list all the locations along with their main phone number and main fax numbers. Lets start by opening the content_HomePage custom control

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Learning XPages Part 13 : Listing The Locations In The Sidebar

So our new custom control is ready and is embedded in the layout, now comes the fun part, making it display some real data from the backend domino database. This list of locations is like the main menu in our

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Learning XPages Part 12 : Preparing Our First Sidebar Widget

Now that we have the main look and feel of our XPages Phonebook application done it is time to start showing some actual data on the XPage. From my own experience I have found that it is easier to get

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