Customize your database look using CSS

We often receive questions on how to customize database UI. Can one right-align database title? Decrease font size? Reduce paddings? Add icon and color to the button? These are only some challenges, there are many more. Some requests were fulfilled – font size and padding can be decreased via Adjust Font Size labs’ feature, while some,…

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Dynamic WordPress forms powered by TeamDesk database

Millions of business websites and blogs depend on WordPress. If your website is built on WordPress and you need a dynamic form to submit some data, you may utilize TeamDesk online database to power data submission from your website directly into web-database. In your own TeamDesk database application you can generate a web-to-record form and embed it into the…

TeamDesk – a New Home for Your QuickBase Databases!

It’s been over a month since Intuit announced selling their software platform QuickBase along with Quicken and Demandforce. That resulted in a 12 percent shares drop, and there are no potential buyers appeared yet. If you are a QuickBase user, you likely have the following main concerns: Risk. You’ve entrusted your company’s sensitive information to…

5 Signs That You Should Move Your Database Management Software Online

You feel that your business should be growing faster, higher, and stronger but for some reason it’s not making headway. You rack your brains over this problem, trying to reinvent the wheel and possibly even hiring an egghead advisor to help you. Meanwhile, the answer may rest in front of your face. What drives businesses…

Top 5 Myths about Online Databases Debunked

A correctly-tuned and reliable operating database has always been the backbone of virtually any business. Today, two more features appear to have become a must for up-to-date database software: high flexibility and total accessibility. And these are integral components of custom online database solutions like TeamDesk, which are gaining in popularity and respect lately. At the…

Online Database Comparison Chart

Most modern businesses owe their success to their digital presence and, mainly, to their robust database systems. Of course, you can try to make traditional spreadsheet processors fit your business needs – you can find many of them working online, but the chance that you will be able to match business agility with those outdated…

Three approaches to record access restriction

Using an online database, you definitely need to make some data accessible for certain users only while keeping it restricted for others. TeamDesk keeps you in control, providing a powerful role-based access mechanism. Roles allow controlling what data users have an access to and which actions they can perform against the database. In this post…

Data editing options to improve productivity

While working with a web-based database you usually use edit forms to modify record values. The Edit form is an obvious and simple way to change your data, but it’s not always flexible enough. For example, you may encounter difficulties if the form is too long, so it’s hard to find a field you need….

Rendering TeamDesk data on a web page using REST API, Part I

For a long time TeamDesk had a SOAP API to support client-server exchange between the database and applications, however its use on web pages was fairly complicated. First of all, enabling support for SOAP interchange in JavaScript requires fair amount of extra code – we've fit into 1500+ lines. Next problem is a browsers security…