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Articles of interest to QuickBase folks


  • Building A Quick Base Mobile Application - Phil Gross

    See how easy it is to create an iPhone application for your QuickBase. In this session Phil will show you how to use the QuickBase API and jQuery to build an iPhone plug-in to enter and view QuickBase data.


    October 28th, 2009 - 3:10 PM
  • Website Integration with QuickBase - Joshua McGinnis

    Go beyond the native QuickBase user interface and extend your company's capabilities by integrating QuickBase with your website. Not only can you collect information via a web form that dumps data right into QuickBase on the back end, you can use QuickBase to manage and publish content to your website.

    October 28th, 2009 - 3:10 PM
  • Building Smart Workflows - Dan Diebolt

    Learn how one customer is building smart forms, docs and workflows with AJAX and jQuery.

    October 28th, 2009 - 2:10 PM
  • Magic Buttons - George Courtsunis

    Leverage QuickBase's formula urls to automate and extend your applications using javascript.

    October 28th, 2009 - 2:10 PM
  • Integrating QuickBase With Web Services - Gareth Lewis

    If you have to use the QuickBase API outside the browser, one option is to access it via Ruby. Ruby is simple, flexible, powerful, easy to install and learn - and the Ruby SDK for QuickBase makes using the API straightforward. Through a series of concrete examples, we'll look at some SDK basics then go onto email, RSS, Twitter, web servers and other topics.

    October 28th, 2009 - 1:10 PM
  • Saving Time And Effort With QuickBase Api - Sergio Haro

    Ever wish you could enter pages of data into QuickBase without lifting a finger? How about aggregating data from an external source but you don't want to set up your own SQL server and build your own reporting tools? Learn to rise above the native QuickBase interface and explore the vast and powerful capabilities QuickBase provides through its API's.

    October 28th, 2009 - 1:10 PM
  • How QuickBase Works Behind The Scenes - Jim Salem

    Curious to know how QuickBase really works? Learn about QuickBase's high level architecture to the essential details on how QuickBase requests are processed. You'll gain insights on what makes the QuickBase platform consistently reliable, as well as learn real-world tips on performance analysis and optimization.

    October 28th, 2009 - 11:10 AM
  • Welcome to the QuickBase Innovation Network!

    Welcome to QIN - a community resource for building QuickBases, and extending them more widely. We have enhanced the knoweldgebase with much more technical documentation, all in one place.


    Hang in there, as there is much more to come over the next few days and weeks!

    October 13th, 2009 - 3:10 PM
  • Some Optional API Input Parameters

    For a list of optional API input parameters, refer to the "Common Optional Parameters" topic in the QuickBase HTTP API Guide.

    October 13th, 2009 - 2:10 PM
  • Using Key Fields

    By default, each table has the built-in field called RecordID (rid), that provides the unique key for that record within the table. If you want to use another field as the key field, you may do so, provided that the field type supports the Unique property, which must be checked to insure that there are no duplicates.

    October 13th, 2009 - 2:10 PM

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