The Help menu is shown both in the Builder and Viewer and by default includes the following entries:
The Change Password item will allow a user to change their password.
This menu item will pop-up a window showing the current version product documentation. As this uses the Edge public documentation website then this feature requires an Internet connection.
The About menu provides general information about the versions of AppBoard and its associated components.
Information provided in the About menu includes the following:
It’s possible to change the items shown in the help menu which can prove useful in a production environment where the Help (link to product documentation) and About items may not be of use to the actual end-users. Also it’s possible to add new items for convenience.
The following file shows the XML configuration for the menu:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<obj className="appboard.actions" id="viewerActions">
<obj className="appboard.actions.Action" label="Change Password" href="/enportal/servlet/pd/vdir/system/user/password/Change Password" />
<obj className="appboard.actions.Action" label="Help" href="http://edgedoc.edge-technologies.com/docs/appboard/2.6" />
<obj className="appboard.actions.Action" label="About" href="/enportal/servlet/pd/vdir/system/appboard/About" />
By default this file is included in full archives of the system and will be retained when upgrading.