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Badges

Badge component summary

Here is a summary of how all the pieces fit together Stored and referenced from scriptdb Badges – the base unit of earning Badge collections – a collection of Badges that are likely to go […]

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Badges

Qualifying for a badge

In Assigning badges to pages we looked at how to create a panel showing which badges have been earned, or could be earned, on a page. To be able to earn a badge you have to demonstrate […]

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Creating badge environment from a spreadsheet

In Assigning badges to pages I covered what a script would look like that could generate a badge awarding environment. Typically you would create a UI to manage this, rather than doing it through scripts. However, here’s […]

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Badges

Assigning badges to pages

One of the things we need to be able to do is to assign a set of badges that can be earned on a web site, know which badges have already been earned, and allow […]

Apps Script & Java Script

scriptDb JavaScript api examples

The JavaScript client is very similar to A VBA API for scriptDB, so reading that will give you a more detailed flavor of what can be done. The implementation is very different though, and there are […]

Apps Script & Java Script

testing the API

The tests that are referred to in scriptDB API for JavaScript are implemented in https://storage.googleapis.com/toasty/t/gas/scriptdbapi.html. Code is below

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Apps Script & Java Script

Authenticating scriptDb JavaScript API

As per this blog post, Google Apps Script does not support CORS (cross origin resource sharing) to allow access from cross domain client apps. The API uses JSONP for GET requests to get over this, but […]

Parse

Updating ScriptDB

Writing to parse.com was fairly complex, with all the asynchronicity and limiting. Writing the workbook to scriptDB should be much easier. We’ll use exactly the same approach as for Updating parse.com , namely get the data, get the existing […]

From VBA to Google Apps Script

Generate an auto incrementing key with scriptDB

NOTE: ScriptDB is now deprecated. Please take a look at Database abstraction with google apps script for alternatives. Sometimes you need to create a unique identification for each object. ScriptDB automatically assigns a unique objectId for each object, so […]

Apps Script & Java Script

cScriptdbCom client

Here’s the  arguments to the cScriptDbCom class of A VBA API for scriptDB Here’s the VBA client code for A VBA API for scriptDB And the code for many of the examples mentioned for this topic For […]

From VBA to Google Apps Script

Trying out your new scriptDB environment

If you’ve followed Creating your own scriptDB environment we are ready to start accessing it from VBA. Registering authentication There are 2 things you need to do, both of which are one off things. You may have […]

scriptDB

Creating your own scriptDB environment

Here’s what you need. This is written from the perspective of A VBA API for scriptDB, but most of it also applies to scriptDB API for JavaScript Work your way through the material on A VBA API for […]

scriptDB

Handler for cScriptDbCom requests

The VBA API generates REST API requests from your VBA function calls, and needs a Google Apps Script handler to service those requests by communicating with the required scriptDB instance. You can have multiple handlers, […]

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scriptDB

Getting started with cScriptDbCom

First of all you need to Download cDataSet.xlsm and go to the scriptDBCom module, where you’ll find various examples. Readonly, no oAuth2. To get used to the API we’ll first of all use some  of my test […]

From VBA to Google Apps Script

Tracking activity with ScriptDB

NOTE: ScriptDB is now deprecated. Please take a look at Database abstraction with google apps script for alternatives. I leave this article here for interest.In Using scriptDB, I covered some usages of scriptDB,along with a method of siloing data […]

From VBA to Google Apps Script

Using scriptDB

scriptDB is a javaScript object database for Google Apps Script project. Here are a few key facts Every project can have its own scriptDB There are no Tables (this is a noSQL database). Instead it is […]

Apps Script & Java Script

Store data in scriptdb

Create a module that stores some test data in a public scriptdb. In Hosting your public scriptdb you will have created a public scriptDB, Here’s how to store data in a public scriptdb. We are going to […]

Apps Script & Java Script

Hosting your public scriptdb

You will need a script to host the scriptdb that contains your public data. In the step by step guide, Delegation to Google Apps Script, you should have created a script, pubstuff and added the mcpher library. […]

Parse

Parse.com

Parse.com is a database in the cloud. Working with Parse, there are some similarities with scriptDB. […]

Microsoft Office & VBA

A VBA API for scriptDB

UPDATE parse.com as now been closed and moved to parseplatform.org. I will update the content of this page an move the back-end to this platformis text. I like scriptDB, but in many ways I prefer […]

scriptDB

Google Apps ScriptDB

NOTE: ScriptDB is now deprecated. Please take a look at Database abstraction with google apps script for alternatives. The versatile scriptDB scriptDB is a javaScript object database for Google Apps Script project. It is a very useful feature to […]

Apps Script & Java Script

scriptDB API for JavaScript

We have CRUD natively to scriptDB from Google Apps Script, A VBA API for scriptDB gave us one for Excel – now here’s one for JavaScript. That means you can use the same noSQL database for all […]