XPages Single Copy Design

I’m posting this on behalf of my colleague David Harding (@dharding) who’s been investigating XPages Single Copy Design. I think it’s best I leave it to Dave to explain: We are looking to roll out XPages Single Copy Design to several thousand databases.  So far, we have not been able to find a recommended practice…

Screen reader survey

A survey by WebAIM on how users of screen readers interact with web pages is worth a read. It gives a small insight into how screen reader users navigate around pages and some of the problems they face. The survey failed to clarify the term Web 2.0 so the survey hasn’t helped to understand if…

Domino 8.5 – reflections

From my personal perspective the big feature in 8.5 is XPages, but 8.5 is not a one trick pony. There have been a number of other improvements, such as the ID Vault (something not applicable in our institution) and Domino Attachment and Object Service (DAOS). DAOS DAOS is described elsewhere. But basically, DAOS allows you to store…

Things I learnt about XPages today – Do not use the quick edit tools

I thought I’d document over the next few months my baby steps in learning XPages. Although I won’t be using XPages for any development in the short to medium term, I’m going to start to investigate the accessibility implications of each option before developing anything in anger. My first step – and it really is…