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How a Skip A GraphQL Query Based On Conditions

Posted by Dinesh Verma on Sunday, 3 March 2019

GraphQL is an API querying language developed by Facebook. The main advantage of using GraphQL is that it provides a single end-point to be consumed and you can specify what fields you want in the response. This saves the frontend developer from the pain of maintaining and using multiple API end-points.

How to fix Insecure completion-dependent directories - ZSH

Posted by Dinesh Verma on Tuesday, 26 February 2019

ZSH is basically a shell for Linux/Unix-like operating systems. ZSH provides many advanced features and powerful command line editing options, such as enhanced Tab completion, support for plugin, themes and aliases and much more.

Setting up ZSH on your system is not difficult at all, all you have to do is follow the guide here. Things can get complicated if you have multiple accounts on your system and ZSH installed in all of them. This is where you start getting the Insecure completion-dependent directories error.

Remove #More From Blogger Read More Link

Posted by Dinesh Verma on Thursday, 14 February 2019

When you are writing an article for your blogger blog, you would want to display only a brief part of the article on home or any archive page. Also, you . would want the user to be able to read the entire article when user opens one. This is where Read More links come into play.

Read more links allow you to show a small part of article on home screen or any archive screen and when user clicks on it, the complete article is displayed. This is a functionality provided by all the major blogging platforms. Blogger provides this functionality too.

Fix: Flutter SDK not found in the specified location Error

Posted by Dinesh Verma on Sunday, 3 February 2019

Flutter is a mobile development SDK developed by Google. The best part of using Flutter is that you can create cross-platform applications which perform as good as native apps.

If you are creating your first Flutter App then there is a high probability that you will run into the issue of 'Flutter SDK not found in the specified location Error'. No matter how many time you install the SDK, this message won't go.

Remove duplicate rows from your Google Spreadsheet

Posted by Dinesh Verma on Saturday, 2 February 2019

Google Spreadsheet is a powerful tool that has emerged as a powerful competitor to Microsoft Excel. One of the main reasons for its popularity is the ability to collaborate and view/edit sheets. One more reason for its popularity is the ability to use JavaScript to perform custom operations in the Google sheet. You can write JavaScript code and add a wide range of features and functionalities to your Sheet.

Implementing Trim Function in JavaScript

Posted by Dinesh Verma on Friday, 17 August 2018

One of the best things I like about JavaScript is that fact that it is highly extensible. You can easily extend classes, override methods and do things which are not initially supported by JavaScript. In today's tutorial we will be implementing a trim function that not only trims spaces from both ends of string, but also trims the passed parameter string.

Youtube Channel is Coming Soon

Posted by Dinesh Verma on Sunday, 12 August 2018

You must be thinking why the hell is Dinesh starting a YouTube channel when he barely gets time to write posts. Has Dinesh gone mad?