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Automating Photoshop with JavaScript (Advanced)

I've been working to automate Photoshop quite a bit lately. In September I wrote Automate Photoshop with JavaScript which uses ExtendScript Toolkit (packed with...
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Automating Photoshop With C#

I recently dumped PhotoImpact and took the Photoshop learning curve plung… special thanks to the catalyst which was my co-workers heckling. Jerks. Don't knock...
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Outside Connections With Cassini (VS2010)

Cassini is the little baby version of IIS that is built into Visual Studio. It makes debugging wonderful and is very light weight. Unfortunately...
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Grayscale to Transparency with Photoshop

Five years ago, David Chess wrote a blog post that blew my December 13, 2010 mind. It is titled: Making PNGs with alpha-channel transparency...
Josh
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Objective-C String Formatting

String formatting isn't especially a strength in Objective-C. Actually, it's just plain bare bones and reminds me a lot of C# formatting. Here's an...
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Passing Variables to JavaScript Includes

Why You Want It Let's say a client wants to list your iphone apps on their webpage. Yes, this is 100% made up. So...
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Automating Photoshop with JavaScript

Who's ready to have their mind blown? I wasn't, so when I saw Adobe's Photoshop Automation with Javascript page I got brains everywhere. Who...
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Sending & Receiving Email in CSharp

When I develop in C#, there are a lot of seemingly simple tasks that are incredibly hard to figure out how to develop. Sending...
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Anonymous Types in Ruby

Anonymous Types in C# Anonymous types are new in C# 3.5 and while they are easily abused, they greatly simplify certain tasks. You can't...
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Connecting to SQL Express Remotely

Setting up remote connections for SQL Express is brutal. Especially for a dope like me. But I think i've got it down. Here are...
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