Category Archives: Visual Design

Displaying a Striped List

It is quite common for lists of information displayed in a web page to present a striped color pattern.  Such a pattern is useful for enhancing the reader’s ability to keep track of what is written in a single line. The picture bellow … Continue reading

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Copying Forms from Browser to Web Projects

Morfik AppsBuilder 2.0 allows you to work with two kinds of projects: Browser and Web. Browser projects are strictly client side, running entirely inside the browser and Web projects include both browser and server side code. If you created a … Continue reading

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Using a watermark in a Morfik application…

As I mentioned before, Morfik AppsBuilder 2.0 introduced several new design oriented features. Among these features are the ability to create fully transparent forms and to regulate the opacity of individual controls. By combining these two new features you can … Continue reading

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Thoughts on how Morfik AppsBuilder 2.0 came to be and where it is going…

Through all of the current decade, application implementations have continuously moved to a web-centric model. Most applications created are now “web-based” even when their sole purpose is to be usage inside a corporate environment. This choice mainly derives from the … Continue reading

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The best way to do Ajax is not to know what Ajax is…

I believe that anyone who tries out Morfik AppsBuilder, specially release 2.0, will agree that the best way to create an Ajax based application is to use this incredible tool and its great visual designer. As you don’t really need … Continue reading

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First third party custom control for Morfik 2.0

The first third party custom control for Morfik 2.0 has been created by PannonRex, a consulting and development company from Hungary. Mr. Péter Illés, the company’s CEO and an experienced Morfik developer told me over a quick Skype chat, that … Continue reading

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Using overlays for creating a glossy reflex

Many websites use a glossy look on some or all of their buttons.  This glossy like look is one effect you will not find on the Morfik 2 Ribbon.  You can, however, as you will see, reproduce this same look … Continue reading

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Creating a glow using a custom shadow

Among the most noticeable new features of Morfik AppsBuilder 2.0 are the visual effects.  These effects allow us to create great looking websites and applications with much greater ease than with any previously available design tool. These effects allow us to work … Continue reading

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Theme Support in Morfik 2 – A Quick Look

Morfik AppsBuilder 2.0 has extensive support for themes. This allows a website or application to be created in such a way as to be possible to radically alter the set of colors, fonts and control styles used in it. The … Continue reading

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Morfik AppsBuilder 2.0 has been released!

This is a great day for Web application developers. Morfik is releasing version 2.0 of its great web development tool: Morfik AppsBuider (codenamed M2). The first thing that you will notice when you see the new version of Morfik is … Continue reading

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