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Simple Techniques for Solving Common Sencha Coding Problems

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Often when I’m teaching a Sencha Training class, students ask me to look at their apps because there’s a problem they don’t know how to fix. Since I didn’t write the code, it’s hard sometimes for me to give them a quick answer. However, I do have a set of simple techniques that filter out the most obvious problems.

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Creating Theme-Specific Overrides in Ext JS

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Ext JS provides a number of functions that make it simple to create and work with classes. It also provides a series of functions to extend or override existing JavaScript classes. This means you can add behaviors and create your own classes, or override the behavior of some functions. In this article, we will show you how to use theme-specific class overrides.

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Create dynamic Sencha models from your server-side

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Every now and then I get this question in my Sencha training classes: “How can I dynamically create Sencha Models from my server-side?”.

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Getting Started with Sencha Touch 2: Build a Weather Utility App (Part 3)

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In this three-part Sencha Touch tutorial, you will build the Do I need my Umbrella? app, a simple utility app that loads weather information from a web service — worldweatheronline.com. Based on weather codes, this app can predict if you need your umbrella or not.

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Getting Started with Sencha Touch 2: Build a Weather Utility App (Part 2)

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In this three-part Sencha Touch tutorial, you will build the Do I need my Umbrella app, a simple utility app that loads weather information from a web service — worldweatheronline.com. Based on weather codes, this app can predict if you need your umbrella or not.

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Getting Started with Sencha Touch 2: Build a Weather Utility App (Part 1)

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Welcome at this series of blog posts: How to create a utility app with Sencha Touch and Sencha Cmd. Originally I wrote this tutorial for .NET magazine and afterwards I modified it for the Sencha Blog Site. Since I think it’s a good set of articles and you might have missed it. I will also post the 3 parts of the tutorial here, every week. Enjoy!

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Using Custom Icons in Your Ext JS Apps

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Do you like the glyph attribute in Ext JS 4.2 as much as I do? With glyphs, you can implement an icon that is created from a font.

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Top 5 Tips — Get Started with the Latest Sencha Product Releases

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While the whole world is discussing the new iOS 7 release, or locking themselves in front of the game console to play GTA 5, Sencha has just delivered several updates to its frameworks and tools. Not just one product release but four product releases: Sencha Touch 2.3, Ext JS 4.2.2, Sencha Cmd 4 and Sencha Architect 2.2.3.

To celebrate the new product releases, we’re sharing some of the best tricks to get your app development started quickly. You can also attend Sencha training, where you’ll not only master these four products, you’ll get lots more tips and tricks as well as best practices from our expert instructors.

We’ll start off with a very basic, but oh so handy trick, and progress to one we think you will really appreciate.

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Generate a theme with Sencha Cmd

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This guide will teach you how to generate a Sencha Theme with Sencha CMD, to start theming with Sass.

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Make your mobile webapp work offline with application cache

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This tutorial will help you to put your mobile webapp offline.

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