Configure Demo Apps in AgilePoint NX Portal

To configure applications in your AgilePoint NX Portal, do the procedure in this topic.

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Prerequisites

How to Start

  1. On your AgilePoint Server machine, open the folder [AgilePoint Server instance installation folder]\Master_Portal\Modules\AgilePoint.Portal.AppBuilder\App_Data\AppTemplates

Procedure

  1. Open the file repository.xml.
  2. Add or change these attributes in the repository.xml file for your each of your demo applications.
    <AppEntry Name="[Your Application Name]" InternalName="[Name of Your Application]" Version="[application version]"> 
      <SourceInfo Type="[Location of the application: local or remote]">
      <Location>./Repository/[Existing Name of Your Application].zip</Location>
      </SourceInfo>
      <Urls>
          <UsageVideoUrl>
            [URL of your video that explains the usage of the application]
          </UsageVideoUrl>
          <DeploymentVideoUrl>
            [URL of your video that explains how to deploy the application]
          </DeploymentVideoUrl>
          <DeploymentInstructionsDocUrl>
            [URL of the document that has procedures on how to deploy the application]
          </DeploymentInstructionsDocUrl>
        </Urls>
    
      <Description>[Description for your application]</Description> 
    </AppEntry>

    Example:

    <AppEntries xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance">
      <AppEntry Name="HR Expense Report" InternalName="Expense Report" Version="1.0">
        <SourceInfo Type="local">
          <Location>./Repository/Expense Report.zip</Location>
        </SourceInfo>
        <Urls>
          <UsageVideoUrl>
            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yx0F7rkX
          </UsageVideoUrl>
          <DeploymentVideoUrl>
            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yx0F7rkXt
          </DeploymentVideoUrl>
          <DeploymentInstructionsDocUrl>
            C:\AgilePoint\HR\ExpenseReports\Instructions.pdf
          </DeploymentInstructionsDocUrl>
        </Urls>
        <Description>Use the Expense Report app to enter expenses, get manager approval, and send to accounting for payment.</Description>
      </AppEntry>
  3. Place the application packages in the folder [AgilePoint Server instance installation folder]\Master_Portal\Modules\AgilePoint.Portal.AppBuilder\App_Data\AppTemplates\Repository
  4. In the folder [AgilePoint Portal installation folder], open the web.config file in a text editor.
  5. Add or change this key to the web.config file .
    <add key="DemoAppsPackageEnabled" value="true"/> 
    
  6. On the Start Tour screen, click Demo Apps to see the list of applications.