Application creation options Application developers have options when creating applications. Figure 1. Sample application creation options To start creating an application, navigate to System Applications > Applications and click New. Select one of the available options. Start from scratch Create custom application Start from a template Start from an existing service (available only when the Service Creator plugin is activated) Start from global (available only when a system property is set) The application creation method determines the application scope. After you create an application, it appears on the applications list (System Applications > Applications) and is set as the current application in the application picker. Start from scratchYou can create an empty application using the Start from scratch option.Create a custom applicationYou can create an application with UI and data elements using the Create custom application option.Start from a templateYou can create service management applications from a template using the Start from a template option if service management is active.Start from an existing serviceYou can convert an existing service to an application if service creator is active.Start from globalYou can create an application in the global scope using the Start from global option.