APEX Navigation Side Bar Collapse Icon

Its been a while since I last blogged (which is kind of becoming the theme).  So another short post to get back in the saddle. Simple user requirement this week: Can the navigation icon on the right hand side bar not be the three lines but something more meaningful. So, …

APEX and Accessibility Validation using tota11y

I’ve spent time over the years looking at how to improve the accessibility of applications that we, as Developers create to meet the needs of all users of our applications. In my past life as an Oracle Forms Developer it was far more cumbersome to meet Web Content Accessibility Guidelines than it …

APEX Login Page – Video Background

A short and sweet blog post but hopefully of interest. There have been a few tweets recently about customising the login page in APEX to have background images, and I thought it was about time I blogged again about something I setup for a very small piece of John’s KSCOPE17 presentation. …

Get A Birdseye View of an APEX App

Over the years, one of the age old problems when speaking to users of applications, is that they can’t get to information they need quickly.  There could be a range of reasons for this, badly designed flow, missing information or just simply too much scrolling on the screen – the …

Hello World (or anyone that’s looking)

And so it begins, my first journey into blogging about Oracle APEX and other exciting (?) stuff. Ok, so I’m not sure how you ended up here but welcome! This is just a quick first post to start things going and say what you may/may not expect from visiting this place. …