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Jay Talbott
Talbott Associates, LLC.
Lexington, KY United States
Est.: 1990

Portfolio: Click here to see my 2 Portfolio projects.

Overview: We create custom software for businesses who cannot find what they want in off-the-shelf packages. We are a three-man shop, creating effective, efficient software for businesses who need custom solutions.

Justin Nordgaard and Russell Craycraft are the other developers.

In addition to custom software, we offer training on various subjects including Xbasic, javascript and Alpha Anywhere. Jay is the author of the video series, "Alpha Developers Guide to Xbasic."

About Jay Talbott: Lehigh University MBA - 1985
In business for myself since 1990
Background in manufacturing and retail
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Services Offered:Discussion, Mentoring, Programming, Training
Alpha Version(s):Alpha Anywhere, A5V11, A5V10
Business Expertise:strong accounting background
Types of Projects:Desktop, Mobile, Web
Backend Databases:dbf, MS SQL Server
Hobbies/Interests:Mustangs, new and old, specifically the products with the name Shelby on them
Developer since:1993


Title: Various topics
Recorded: 04/15/2022
HTML Headers, Control Bar, Button List, Universal Javascript Library (Jay), Expanding Menus
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Title: Jay Talbott on the Xbasic Programming Language
Recorded: 03/12/2021
What is Xbasic, where it is used, how is it different from JavaScript. Using the Xbasic Debugger, Examples, finding additional help, stored procedures, using the code library.
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Title: Using Stored Procedures
Recorded: 06/19/2020

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Title: Turn Alpha Developing into a Full Time Job
Recorded: 10/13/2017
Jay Talbott takes us through an analysis of our present Alpha development. We discuss how to turn that endevour in to a full time job.
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