Wolfgang Moritz

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Apex HTML Report Layout Options 7 Comments

The Classic and Interactive report regions in Oracle’s Application Express have plenty of options to format the data to suit your taste – if you stick with a basic tabular layout. In most cases, that’s perfect, after all SQL is meant to dish up structured data. But, sometimes the tabular…


Windows MySQL Backup to Remote Host

In our home workshop, we have a shared PC workstation running XAMPP to serve up some local PHP applications inside of our home network. These apps are mostly convenience tools, nothing critical, but at the same time the MySQL database holds some data we want to backup – just in case. Backing up…


MG Gallery jQuery Plugin

New: Version 1.3.3 Released September 22, 2014 There are many nice jQuery image gallery plugins available today. Yet I was still looking for the one with the right combination of features, specifically one that supported a generous caption text/HTML block for each image. The MG Gallery jQuery…


Authenticate E-Business Suite Users in Apex 3 Comments

If you use Oracle’s Application Express (Apex) as part of an E-Business Suite implementation (not a common setup, but I think it’s an awesome combination ), you’ll be faced with some basic questions on integrating Apex user authentication and authorization into the existing E-Business Suite.…


Application Express and the E-Business Suite

Oracle’s E-Business Suite is a powerful enterprise business system right out of the box, and is highly configurable to fit many business models. However, there is a limit to what mere configuration can accomplish, and ultimately most E-Business Suite users must resort to some level of…