Community Extension

Unofficial Content

Description

This extension adds a Community menu to the menubar. Each menu item opens a URL in the Start Page.

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Installation

  • Community Extension can now be downloaded directly from Extensions section in GeneXus X Start Page or from GeneXus Marketplace

 

Sample runtime image

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Settings

You can configure if you want each option to be opened in GeneXus Start Page or in your default browser. To do so, go to Tools => Options and select Community from the tree menu in order to see the properties.

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Project Configuration

Add to your project a new file called CommunityCatalog.xml:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<Projects>
    <Project Name="Community" Location=".">
        <File Name="Community.dll" Target="Packages" />
        <File Name="Community.pdb" Target="Packages" />
    </Project>
</Projects>

Modify the project post-build event command line to:

"$(GX_SDK_DIR)\Tools\Updater" ..\..\CommunityCatalog.xml ..\..\ "$(GX_PROGRAM_DIR)"\ $(Configuration)
"$(GX_PROGRAM_DIR)"\Genexus /install

When your project is built, it will be copied to the GeneXus version and installed.

Change Log

Feb 12th, 2008: v1.0 released

Mar 10th, 2008: v1.1 re-uploaded due to compatibility changes

June 16th, 2008: URL to forums uptated

Dec 7th, 2010: Removed links to GeneXus Gallery. Added one for GeneXus Marketplace. Added link to open source user controls projects

Contact

Armando Cardoso - armando@simplifica.com.uy