Archive for the ‘Formatting’ Category

Online JSON and YAML Parser

December 31, 2010

Fantastic online tools, you can try and learn. Dirt your hands right away! ­čÖé

1. Online JSON Parser

Allows you to paste in a JSON string and have it validated. It will immediately allow you to see pesky subtle errors in your JSON syntax. Just edit your JSON string right there in the box and it will auto update the preview below live so you can immediately see the effects your changes have on the outcome.

2. Online YAML Parser

YAML: YAML Ain’t Markup Language (
What It Is: YAML is a human friendly data serialization  standard for all programming languages (YAML to JSON/Python/Canonical YAML)

Hope you would enjoy great! ­čÖé

Telerik RadGrid Export to excel cell/column formating

December 10, 2010

In one of my development with Telerik RadGrid, i experienced the following 2 issues:

1).┬áThe file you are trying to open, ‘Filename.xls’, is in a different format than specified by the file extension. Verify that the file is not corrupted and is from a trusted source before opening this file. Do you want to open the file now?

2). Format (Number)  column values/ styling cell or row

Find below the Url from Telerik, you can get some more number of tips over there: