Features Wishlist

Features Wishlist

Easy "Am I up to date" check

For subscribers who were promised that they would get all new updates for free, I'm sure they would appreciate a simple page to confirm they have downloaded/installed all available items (feature packs,videos,updates etc.). Would it be so hard to create a subscribers database where upon login your system is checked (common local folder location and sub-directory for each type of item) that you have everything released ...more »

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FTP support for ports other than 21.

Currently all built in FTP support in the publish side and xbasic side with FTP_SCRIPT_RUN_SILENT() or FTP_PUT_FILE() for example do not support the specification of a FTP port. The addition of a port option to FTP_SCRIPT_RUN_SILENT would be great. For FTP_PUT_FILE() you could add the ability to specify a port using a colon ":" after the address. It is common for admins to set the FTP port to a non standard port for ...more »

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Answer from A5 on features with more than 15 or 20 up votes

That's it - that's my whole Idea. I think if an item on this list gets enough votes, I'd like to see some response from the A5 peeps. I currently see only 5 that have 20 votes or more (and at least one of them has been implemented - um, check it off as "done" maybe?) - and only a few more with 15 votes. For that small number of wish list items, I don't think it would be an undue burden for someone from The Big Giant ...more »

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A Real Helpfile or PDF Manual and PDF Reference Manual

With the Release of V11, this idea is more important than ever. Watching Video's of New features is fine, but not useful for REAL Programming. The Video's seem to skim over important information which you don't know is important until you try one of the new features and it doesn't work and there is little or no help available. While the WIKI was a valiant attempt to improve help, it is a BIG failure in my opinion and ...more »

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