Removing smart quotes and other characters from HTML input

When cutting and pasting data into Web pages, it's easy to paste smart quotes and other characters that won't later render well on IBM i green-screens. This article shows how to "cleanse" your HTML inputs before submitting them to the server.


Creating an enterprise mobile app with ASNA Mobile RPG

This article takes you on a quick tour of an enterprise mobile app created with ASNA Mobile RPG. It shows how easy and fast it can be to create a mobile app to run on a smartphone or tablet. Screen shots from both smart phones and tablets are included, but all of the panels displayed are available on both smartphones and tablets. A deep-dive how-to approach isn’t taken here; rather, this article is intended to show how a mobile app with a measure of sophistication can be created with ASNA Mobile RPG. If you’re not familiar with Mobile RPG, you might want to look at this article in this newsletter first. You can also read more about ASNA Mobile RPG on our Website.


How to create a dropdown list in Mobile RPG

Mobile RPG's DDSList has four distinct personalities. This article discusses how to use the DDSList control to provide a dropdown element for a Mobile RPG record format.


Current ASNA product versions - July 2018

ASNA products are refreshed on a regular basis. This page shows the current products and their release dates, as well as platform requirements.


Visual Studio 2017 and its many versions

Visual Studio 2017 is now about 15 months old and it still continues to cause the ASNA R&D team a considerable amount of grief. There have been five VS 2017 updates between May 7, 2018 and July 10, 2018. Some of the updates have introduced breaking changes to VS 2017 and its interface to third-party products. The R&D team has, to say the least, been very busy keeping up with Visual Studio 2017.


Current ASNA product versions

ASNA products are refreshed on a regular basis. This page shows the current products and their release dates, as well as platform requirements.