Category Archives: CakePHP

Y2016

Year 2016, InsyaAllah, next year to be a year of sharing knowledge of what I’ve learnt so far. Following are the trainings I would like to conduct: 1. Mobile Apps Development with jQuery Mobile 2. Mobile Apps Development with Intel XDK (incoming) 3. API Development with Slim Framework (incoming) 4. PHP Basic / Advanced 5.… Read More »

MySQL: Save Arabic Characters / Words

Database / Table for Arabic Usage Charset – UTF-8 Collation – utf8_unicode_ci Example: In CakePHP, make sure to set ‘encoding’ => ‘utf8’ in database.php. You can have Arabic Lorem Ipsum at Multilanguage Lorem Ipsum Generator For web page, please ensure to add meta tag, charset `utf-8′, as following: Reference: How to save Arabic Words Into… Read More »

CakePHP: PHPMailer Component – Using GMail SMTP

Requirements: CakePHP 2.x PHPMailer Download PHPMailer & extract it to APP/vendors. Add following lines in APP/vendors/phpmailer/class.phpmail.php line 542, in ELSE statement. This to ensure we have a secured domain through SSL / TLS. Create a component called EmailComponent in APP/app/Controller/Component Create a controller, ExampleController.php to test out our EmailComponent When you navigate to http://localhost/APP/Example, the… Read More »