Tag Archives: Advanced

Configuring and Using the Full Text Search Template

The Full Text Search application allows end users to quickly filter across all columns within a given web application. Additionally, to help with the performance of these applications, all data queried is first loaded onto the m-Power server via the SOLR engine. This process is called indexing and is required. You can try a live … Continue reading Configuring and Using the Full Text Search Template

An Alternative to Custom Imports — The JSON Lookup Retrieval

The lookup feature is a commonly used aspect of m-Power where developers wish to pull external appliations into an existing application. Many times developers need to only pull in a specific value from an external application. They will use a custom import to accomplish this. However, if this value needs to be on all rows … Continue reading An Alternative to Custom Imports — The JSON Lookup Retrieval

Handling iSeries password expiration in m-Power App

In the event you are authenticating your m-Power applications against an iSeries profiles, you may come across the scenario where your user’s profile is about to expire. The feature described in this document will allow the user to update their iSeries password through a web application. To implement: Place mrcChangePswd.html in the appropriate Data Dictionary … Continue reading Handling iSeries password expiration in m-Power App

Multi-values Checkboxes

m-Power maintenance applications have long supported Checkboxes as input values. One complaint of this feature, however, was that these values could only support one value at a time. This document will explain how the main m-Power maintenance templates (Single Row Maintainer and Display & Maintain Rows) can be configured to support multi-value checkboxes. To implement: … Continue reading Multi-values Checkboxes