Ben Nadel
On User Experience (UX) Design, JavaScript, ColdFusion, Node.js, Life, and Love.
I am the chief technical officer at InVision App, Inc - a prototyping and collaboration platform for designers, built by designers. I also rock out in JavaScript and ColdFusion 24x7.
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Ben Nadel at cf.Objective() 2014 (Bloomington, MN) with: Jeff McDowell and Jonathan Dowdle and Joel Hill and Josh Siok and Christian Ready and Steve 'Cutter' Blades and Matt Vickers


Member since Nov 16, 2010

Recent Blog Comments By Mila

  • CreateObject() In ColdFusion 9 No Longer Requires The Type Parameter

    Posted on Nov 19, 2010 at 5:15 AM

    Hi Ben, I tried to run your POIUtility.cfc component on CF9, and changed the instantiation to: <cfset objPOI = CreateObject("POIUtility")/> But i get an error on that line: Local variables must be initialized. What am I doing wrong? Thanks. Mila.... read more »

  • Streaming Text Using ColdFusion's CFContent Tag And The Variable Attribute

    Posted on Nov 17, 2010 at 9:52 AM

    Hi, I need to do something like that but with an excel file. The xls format is correctly opened with the file attributte: <cfheader name="Content-Disposition" value="attachment;filename=file.xls"> <cfcontent type="application/ms-excel"> But xlsx files... read more »

  • ColdFusion POIUtility.cfc Updates And Bug Fixes

    Posted on Nov 16, 2010 at 8:45 AM

    With Dirk's xsls support, I could create a file in my pc (instance.xlsx) which I can open clicking on it, modify and save ok. But when I try to open this file from the code (I need to show Save/Open dialog box) the format is not valid and the file can't be opened (though the saved file is ok). These... read more »