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HTML Editor Installation Cleanup

The HTML Editor 12 and greater  installation is pretty darn smooth, but there may be occasions where the previous version of the HTML Editor was not uninstalled cleanly. You'll want to...

Where is My Power Post Stream Data Stored?

When you add your CoffeeCup account credentials to Power Post, we will automatically sync the posts you make through the program with these locations.  It is not recommened that you edit...

Problems Referencing Flash Objects After Upgrading to Version 7.0

So you're having problems referencing Flash objects in VSD 7.0? Holy crap, Batman! While this may sound like a major issue, it is actually easily correctable. It is likely that...

How to manually adjust the Time Zone settings in Web Form Builder

Web Form Builder sends emails using the UTC time zone format. Soon we'll have a feature that allows you to adjust for your local time zone, but with just a small modifiction to a php file,...

Build your own layout in 9 simple steps

A solid, custom, responsive layout design in 9 simple steps This article will teach you how to create a structure of a responsive page design, focusing only on the placement of the content...

How Do I Save My Own Themes in the HTML Editor?

If you would like your own themes to appear in the Theme Chooser, here's what you need to do: Use the HTML Editor to design your own theme. Save your theme in its own...

How Do I Install Photo Gallery Icons?

The following step-by-step instructions will show you how to install icons for use in CoffeeCup Photo Gallery. Note : When moving the Buttons folder into the images directory, be sure that...

Some Images are Not Appearing on My Website

When adding images to Visual Site Designer, it is very important to not include spaces in your image name. When an image that includes spaces is loaded by the browser, the spaces in the name...

How to Use the Image Resizer in Power Post

Sometimes the image you want to include in a post is very large, and you’ll need to resize it before it can be posted to your Stream. However, we’ve thought ahead and included a way to...

How to Enable User Comments on Your Stream

Want to give your users the ability to comment on your Stream updates? You can! We recommend using the comment script created by the developers at Disqus, since it works especially well with...

Tricks for HTML Editor 12.5

Everybody likes customizing stuff and learning secret stuff, right? Well, we wanted to give you the scoop on some tweaks with the HTML Editor that give you a bit more control over how the tabs...

Windows 2003 Server Does Not Stream FLV Videos.

When Macromedia Flash Player movie files that stream external FLV files (Flash videos) are placed on a Microsoft Windows 2003 server and then viewed in a browser, the SWF file will play...

How Do I Configure Google Checkout for Use With Shopping Cart Creator Pro?

Follow these steps to configure your Google Checkout account for use with CoffeeCup Shopping Cart Creator Pro: Create an account with Google Checkout. Make sure you’re...

What are the Limitations of the Trial Version of Visual Site Designer?

The trial version of Visual Site Designer has the same functionality as the registered version. The only difference between the two is that the trial expires after 21 days.

Adding a Drop-Down List to an HTML Form.

Drop-down lists are slightly different from other HTML form elements in that they present multiple options. This being the case, the HTML Editor contains a special tool for keeping your...

What's the Difference Between PayPal Express Checkout and Website Payments Standard?

If you use PayPal Express Checkout , when your customers check out, they will be directed to a page that requires them to log into their PayPal account or create a new one. Therefore, this is...

Using Firebug to View Source Code.

If you're using Firefox as your web browser, you can download and install the free Firebug plug-in which allows you to quickly and easily view a webpage's source code. (For a quick...

What Kind of Files Can I Upload to My Streams with Power Post?

Files can be attached to posts just as they would with e-mails, but limited to a 10 MB file size. Here’s a list of all the file types that Power Post supports: Images: .gif, .jpg,...

Regular Expression Examples

This is a list of more advanced regular expressions that can be used with the Regular Expression element in Web Form Builder 1.2+. Don't know what a regular expression is or how to use...

How to increase maximum file upload size

Web Form Builder has a maximum file upload size of 8129kB per file upload button. The reason why we have a file size limit is because the majority  of shared hosting companies out there...

I Get a Catalog Error When I Try to Upload.

The catalog error you are receiving is usually due to one of three things. The remote folder you have entered in the FTP Settings window is incorrect. If you are not sure what goes...

Why Does My Drop-Down Menu Display Behind My Flash Object?

If you have a Flash object on the same page as a CSS menu, you may notice that the menu drops down behind the Flash object. This happens because of the way Flash works — essentially,...

"This Application Has Failed to Start Because the Application Configuration Is Incorrect" Error Message

After installing the software and launching the program for the first time, if you receive an alert that reads: Windows 8, 7, Vista: " The application has failed to start because its...

What are the Optional Fields and How Do I Configure Them?

Under the More Options tab , you'll find the Optional Fields area. You can use this area to set multiple values for a product. For instance, if you were selling T-shirts, you could use...

Displaying Your Form as a Pop-Up

Embedding a form in a webpage or linking directly to it on its own page are easy, traditional ways for people to use your web forms. But with the release of Web Form Builder 2.1, there is a third...

The HTML Element in Web Form Builder

The HTML element in Web Form Builder allows you to enter practically any HTML code you wish to include in your form. This means that you can include HTML content, in-line CSS styling, and...

Grids for bullet proof Responsive Design

Grids Create Order and Consistency. Consisting of a series of rows and columns, grid based layouts convey order and consistency. They provide an organizational framework that helps to create...

Can I Create a Logout Feature?

It’s totally possible to create a logout feature for your website! First, you have to understand a bit about how Website Access Manager works. This program uses .htaccess files for password...

Can I Remove the Link to CoffeeCup Software in the Footer?

All themes created in the trial version of Shopping Cart Designer Pro are hard-coded with a link to CoffeeCup Software in the footer. This link can be removed by purchasing the Pro version of the...

Leverage Browser Caching

Browser caching is a simple way to reduce the number of HTTP requests from a users browser to your server, thus improving loading times, website performance and even the user experience. Reducing...