Configure a mobile module

After defining the application menu, configure modules and assign them to the new application menu.

About this task

Modules live inside application menus. You need to configure your application menu before you can create a module.

Procedure

  1. On a desktop browser, navigate to System Mobile UI > Navigator Apps.
  2. Open the application menu you want to create the module for.
  3. Under Modules, click New.
    Mobile module form
  4. Fill in the fields, as appropriate.
    Field Description
    Name Enter a name for the module.
    Order Enter a number to specify the order of the module within the application menu. For example, an entry of 100 would place this module before one with an Order entry of 200.
    Application menu Displays the application menu from which you accessed this screen. Select a different application menu, if appropriate.
    Table Select the table for this module.
    Updated Displays the date and time when the module record is updated.
    Roles Click the lock icon and select the roles for this module. Only users with the designated roles can access this module.
    Active Select the check box to activate this module. Only active modules appear in the application menu.
    Filter Create a filter for identifying which fields this module uses from the selected Table.
    Path Enter a custom URL for the module in this format: type_of_link/table/parameters. You can also use the URL format, $__.do.
    Path Relative To Root Select this check box to use mobile URL in the Path field, such as $sp.do, $chat.do, or $vtb.do.
    Note: If you are creating a module for a map page, see the procedure specific to map pages.
  5. Click Submit.