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Liquibase and Flyway: Using Database versioning tools for APEX database projects.

As an APEX developer that used to be an Oracle Forms developer, my approach to releasing front-end code (APEX apps) and backend code (the plsql packages and triggers that support..

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REST Improvements for APEX since 20.1

It’s been a while since I last wrote a blog on REST features in APEX, in fact, it was way back in 2019! Since 2020 there have been five APEX releases, which collectively contain..

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Placing Components Anywhere since APEX 21.2

With the release of APEX v21.2 Oracle promised that page components can be positioned anywhere. With additional component positions across page templates, developers can enjoy..

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Smart Filters

"Smart Filters" is a region-type component added in APEX 21.2. It provides end-users with numerous filters that narrow search results at run-time.

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Enforcing the Execution Order of an Interactive Grid

Tariere Ogidi, a member of our specialist Oracle APEX services team, uses the AJAX callback function to enforce the execution order of an interactive grid, which otherwise was..

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Implementing CKEditor 5 in APEX 19

As is the case with web technologies, time moves on, and so does the usability, design and features of these technologies. That is no less the case with rich text editors.

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Options for hosting APEX in Oracle Cloud

An important consideration in Oracle APEX deployment is the environment that will host it. This article briefly covers the main options available in OCI which can be used to..

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A first look at the new APEX 22.1 features

APEX 22.1 has arrived! You can now access the latest pre-production version of our favourite low-code tool here. There are some great new features on offer in this release so our..

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Oracle APEX: Ideas and Feature Requests

There have been a few places for APEX aficionados to express their ideas for future development over the years but the latest Oracle APEX announcement may have passed you by…

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A closer look at GraphQL

GraphQL is a query language for APIs and a runtime for fulfilling those queries with your existing data. GraphQL provides a complete and understandable description of the data in..

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