Category Archives: Ext JS 5

Custom UI Components with Sencha

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Sencha recently announced the Angular 2 and React bridges. https://www.sencha.com/blog/first-look-ext-js-bridge-to-angular-2/ https://www.sencha.com/blog/react-and-ext-js-secret-besties/ These are great solutions for Angular 2 or React developers, which do want to make use of the robust Sencha components.(For what’s worth; the Angular 2 and React frameworks don’t contain components. These are just single page app frameworks which sets up the architecture […]

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Advanced Cmd: How to integrate Ext JS with Maven

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This last article, will show you, how you can integrate Ext JS with tools like Maven. Please understand, Maven is not a required Sencha setup, though it is possible to build your Sencha projects with Maven. About Apache Maven Maven is a build automation tool used primarily for Java projects. Maven addresses two aspects of […]

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Advanced Cmd: How to modify Sencha builds

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This guide, will discuss builds, and how you can modify it, with Apache Ant. About Apache Ant integration in Sencha Cmd. Sencha Cmd is build with Apache Ant. You don’t need to have Ant installed on your machine, Sencha Cmd has that dependency for you, while installing Cmd. (Sencha Cmd is delivered as a JAR […]

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Advanced Sencha Cmd: Dealing with a multi Ext JS app infrastructure

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This guide will describe how to deal with an infrastructure, that contains multiple Ext JS apps. It will discuss: Local workspaces How to split builds How to modify file paths and output settings About Workspaces To support these, Sencha Cmd defines the concept of a “Workspace”. A Workspace is simply a folder that ultimately contains […]

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How to generate a PDF from an Ext JS app

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Often I get the question if it’s possible to generate a PDF from a Sencha app. Well yes that’s possible, but not with Ext JS code only. Though, Ext JS has an exporter, to export grid/pivot data into an XML or Excel file, and you can export charts to images. Out of the box we […]

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How to improve your Sencha code while working in large teams?

Often I get questions from people on how to work efficiently with Sencha while developing in a large team environment.. This question is especially popular for people coming from the Java world, who are familiar with tooling for Java and build processes. I can tell you that it’s not much different for web projects. This […]

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Additional SenchaCon 2015 information & discount!

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Are you as excited as I am for Sencha 2015? On April 7-9 in the heart of Silicon Valley at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Sencha is organising a huge developer conference. It’s going to be three days jam packed with nearly 50 technical sessions led by Sencha engineers, partners and key customers. You’ll learn […]

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Make a native build with Ext JS 5, Sencha Cmd 5 and Phonegap / Cordova with plugins.

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With the release of Ext JS 5; we finally have Touch experience in the framework. So yes, you can start creating tablet applications. Maybe you are now wondering, can I also package Ext JS 5 apps with Apache Cordova or Adobe Phonegap, so I can sell my app in the App Stores? Well yes, you […]

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Some Sencha news from me!

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Hi guys, I just wanted to share some personal Sencha updates with you! Hands-on Sencha Touch 2 - O'Reilly First of all, my book "Hands-on Sencha Touch" is finally printed. I spent a lot of time, discussing the latest Sencha Touch framework and with this book it's possible to build mobile web applications. Checkout the […]

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Introducing Ext JS 5 Beta

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Last week was a very important week for Sencha. We recently introduced Ext JS 5 to the public. It's now possible to try out the beta version! As a Sencha employee I already had early access to this framework; that gave me enough time to play around with it. ..and I have to say... I […]

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