Screens (HTML 5 Web Application)


Use the Screens tab to configure how you want to handle unrecognized screens and to specify how to display recognized screens.

Configuring Unrecognized Screens

If a model does not have defined entities for host application screens, specify how Host Integrator should handle these unrecognized screens. Generate web pages for unrecognized screens using one of the following options:

Terminal

After a connection is established to the host, Web Builder reformats each host screen into a terminal-like web page. This is the default. When you choose Terminal, you can enable aid keys and hotspots:

Hide

Select this option to hide unrecognized screens.

Error

Rather than display an unrecognized screen, display an error message. You can configure the following:

Recognized Screen dialog box

Configuring Recognized Screens (Entities)

You can set up the way your web applications handle recognized screens (entities) on a global basis, or you can select individual entities and specify a a different display. You can use Reset All to return all recognized entities to the default values.

Form

Web Builder generates a web application that handles the data fields differently than it handles the screen display. This is the default. The dynamic data on an entity (the defined attributes, recordsets, or operations) comes from the host application, and is updated as needed.

The appearance of the user interface remains static and is generated into a web application that can be modified by a web designer.

Terminal

Web Builder reformats each host screen into a terminal-like web page. When you choose Terminal, you can control how aid keys are displayed:

Hide

Select this option to hide screens.

Error

Rather than display a screen, display an error message. You can configure the following:

 

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