Ben Nadel
On User Experience (UX) Design, JavaScript, ColdFusion, Node.js, Life, and Love.
Ben Nadel at FirstMark Tech Summit (New York, NY) with: Atticus White
Ben Nadel at FirstMark Tech Summit (New York, NY) with: Atticus White@atticoos )


Member since Feb 16, 2009

Recent Blog Comments By StuckCoder

  • Ask Ben: Parsing Microsoft Word XML Into A Useful ColdFusion XML Document

    Posted on Jun 10, 2010 at 9:22 PM

    I am using this above code to read both core.xml and custom.xml of the meta data for office documents. However I am wondering how I could update or add new values into the xml? On the other hand, is there better/updated code around that can successfully read/update the meta data of office document... read more »

  • Parsing CSV Values In To A ColdFusion Query

    Posted on Oct 7, 2009 at 12:11 AM

    Ben, I have completed a project using this function and it all works perfectly! However..... In some cases, a CSV file can contain weird and wonderful headers which will definately happen for example : Number $ Short, Text (Test) Long Text? Date's Time # Yes/No "Maybe" List-Single List-Mul... read more »

  • Reading Excel Files With ColdFusion And POI

    Posted on Jun 18, 2009 at 9:55 PM

    I am successfully using this code to read an Excel file, but when I wish to run a query on the returned query object, I am constantly getting errors. Code I am using: <cfquery name="chkFieldSize" dbtype="query"> SELECT * FROM qCell </cfquery> Error message: "The value '' cannot be ... read more »

  • Ask Ben: Parsing CSV Strings With Javascript Exec() Regular Expression Command

    Posted on Feb 19, 2009 at 5:25 PM

    @Ben, Thank you heaps for this. It has now put me on the right track :)... read more »

  • REReplace ColdFusion Custom Tag - Another Regular Expression Experiment

    Posted on Feb 16, 2009 at 4:59 PM

    Ben, Just curious if you can help me with this.... I have a user enter the following string: website "content approval" new into a text box and need to break it up so that it is 3 separate words eg: 1) website 2) content approval 3) new I have tried using the following RegEx - "([^\\"]|\\.)*" ... read more »