Author Archives: George Henne

Accessing Volt from a PhoneGap app

A couple of days ago, one of our users asked a good question on our discussion board: Can Volt’s services be used from a PhoneGap app? It sounds like a reasonable request. PhoneGap apps are compiled web apps which run … Continue reading

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AppStudio 6.2.7 Released!

We’re pleased to announce AppStudio 6.2.7 is ready. This release brings a bunch of useful fixes and some enhancements. New and improved stuff includes: Deploy: Error message shows if a DB cannot be exported due to invalid column type. Controls: … Continue reading

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AppStudio 6.2.6 released!

We’re pleased to announce AppStudio 6.2.6 is ready. This release brings a bunch of changes under the covers, with new versions of libraries. These fix a number of issues, some of them longstanding – like QRCodes displaying on Mac OS. … Continue reading

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AppStudio 6.2.5 released!

We’re pleased to announce AppStudio 6.2.5 is ready. The good news on this release is that we found a way to speed up the Design Screen. Opening large project is twice as fast, according to reports from beta testers. The … Continue reading

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Use your own Domain Name with your Volt App

You can now specify your own custom Domain Name for your Volt app. Your app can have a friendly URL such as https://myapp.mycompany.com instead of the name Volt assigns it. You’ll need a Volt membership to do this. Notice the … Continue reading

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AppStudio 6.2.4 released!

We’re pleased to announce AppStudio 6.2.4 is ready. The biggest change is a real obfuscater. It’s in option in Project Properties to turn your deployed code into absolute gibberish. You won’t be able to read it – nor will almost … Continue reading

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Our new Web Board!

We’re happy to announce our new web board is ready for use. https://discuss.nsbasic.com/ It’s better than the Yahoo Groups board in every way, without giving up any features. No advertising. No tracking by Yahoo or its partners. No vulnerability to … Continue reading

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Making your app fit: ScreenMode

We’ve had a few blog posts discussing how to use Responsive Web Design to make apps which look great on any screen size. But what if that is too much trouble or your app is already done? Are there any … Continue reading

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AppStudio 6.2.3 released!

We’re pleased to announce AppStudio 6.2.3 is ready. The centerScreen feature, new in 6.2.2, has been expanded to have a zoom feature as well. It’s been renamed screenMode. If set, your app will zoom or center itself on the screen … Continue reading

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AppStudio 6.2.2 released!

We’re pleased to announce AppStudio 6.2.2 is ready. One interesting new feature is the centerScreen property. If set, your app will center itself on the screen instead of placing itself in the top left corner. If you do not want … Continue reading

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