Add an application file to an application

Studio allows application developers to add new application files by type.

Before you begin

Role required: admin

This procedure requires creating a scoped application.

About this task

You can add application files to update the features of a custom application.

Procedure

  1. Navigate to System Applications > Applications.
  2. From the Develop tab, click the Edit button next to the application you want to modify.
    The system opens the application in the Studio.
  3. From the content frame, click Create New.
    You can also use a Studio keyboard shortcut.
    Table 1. Studio keyboard shortcut
    Keyboard combination Description

    Windows: Control+Shift+C

    Mac: Command+Shift+C

    Create New. Create an application file.
    Studioopens the Create New Application File pop-up window.
    The Create New Application File pop-up window contains three elements: a text entry field to filter application file types, a list of application file types, and a content frame to select a particular application file type.
  4. Find the application file type you want to create.
    OptionDescription
    Search by application file name In the Filter entry field, enter the name of the application file.
    Search by category From the left pane, select a category name.
  5. From the results pane, select the application file type you want to create.
  6. Click Create.
    The system displays a blank form for the application file type in a new studio tab.

What to do next

Enter the necessary fields for the particular application file type you selected.