Getting started

Learn how to use the main features of Platform

Fundamentals

Web Application creation.
How to create a web application using the App Designer and see it on the Web Interpreter.

Creation of a data report
How to define a query on the fly and create a readonly grid, retrieving data from it.

How to create a master-detail window
Starting from an already existing window containing a grid, show how to create a detail window and open it from a double click on a row of the grid.

Preview panel
How to add a preview panel to show images or other documents, linked to a detail form.

Adding buttons
How to add a button on a panel toolbar and execute custom logic when pressing it.

Linking windows
How to create a link between windows and pass values from the first to the second.

How to generate a PDF report
Using iReport to define a report template, upload the .jasper file and other files (e.g. images) and generate a PDF report

Mobile: working online
How to create an online functionality.

Installation on Windows o.s.

How to create a list of data
How to create a database table, an object mapping it and default business components, a window containing a grid.

Menu definition
How to work with the application menu: creating folders, renaming menu items, setting a menu icon.

How to add a Google map
How to add a Google Map panel linked to an already existing grid, where showing a GPS location for each row.

Objects and relations
How to create relations among objects and use them to aggregate data to show on panels.

Managing Permissions
How to create users. How to define a role to limit the functionalities to enable and how to link roles to a user.

Cell events
How to listen to cell events and execute custom logic with them.

Mobile: fundamentals
Mobile apps with Platform: the basics.

Mobile: working offline with readonly data
How to create an offline functionality with readonly data coming from the central site.

Installation on MacOS

How to customize a list of data
How to change default settings for a grid panel, created automatically from the New Window wizard.

How to add a filter panel
Starting from an already existing window containing a grid, show how to add a filter panel for that grid.

How to upload a file
How to upload a file for each row in a grid. After that, it is possible to download or see a preview of it.

Working with comboboxes and code selectors
How to define a selector and use it to define combo-boxes and code lookups.

Setting defaults
How to set a default value to a grid, when switching to insert mode.

How to create a Chart
How to create a Chart and fill it with data coming from a Business Component.

Mobile: creating a mobile app
How to create a mobile app.

Mobile: working offline with read/write data
How to create an offline functionality with read/write data synchronized with the central site.