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Easily Add Links to the Header Menu in the Nuxeo Platform

Tue 26 May 2015 by Frédéric Vadon

Our use case today is quite simple – we want to display a drop down list of links in the header menu of the Nuxeo Platform. The idea is to make it easy for the users to access a list of resources from the menu. Here’s what we want to achieve: Let’s use the extensibility of

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Improve User Experience with Relevant Content Suggestions!

Thu 21 May 2015 by Michaël Vachette
PDF documents suggestions

As a user, I think it’s great to have information presented to me without having to look for it. I am sure I am not the only one who thinks so. Most of the internet companies realized a long time ago how powerful this can be as a user retention tool. After all, who hasn’t

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Nuxeo Studio Rocks: Display a Child Picture with Elegance

Tue 19 May 2015 by Thibaud Arguillere
plate-review

Here is yet another example to show how cool and amazing Nuxeo Studio is and how it makes configuring business applications so easy. This is a true story – a story about teamwork and how I got help from Anahide to achieve what I had to do. I was so grateful for her help that

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An Insider’s Story: the Nuxeo Roadmap

Thu 14 May 2015 by Alain Escaffre
Nuxeo Roadmap

Every year we define our main goals and agree on a roadmap for the coming year. Of course, nothing is ever written in stone and the yearly plan often goes through many iterations. Customer requests, business constraints, marketing events, engineer’s creativity – are all good reasons for modifying it. As our roadmap plays a crucial

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Change Icons Dynamically with Automation Scripting

Tue 12 May 2015 by Frédéric Vadon
Autocompletion in Automation scripting

In the Nuxeo Platform, document types have icons associated with them. This gives a nice look to document listings and to the left tree. But what if we could change that icon to give it more meaning, say a color for priority on folders? Wait a minute! That’s already the case for Files – their icons

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Take Control of Content View Presentation

Thu 7 May 2015 by Josh Fletcher
installing the platform update addon.

Content Views in the Nuxeo Platform support two different display layouts out of the box, “List view” and “Thumbnail view”: Since the Nuxeo Platform 6.0, Content Views can be used not only for browsing the contents of the repository but also from the amazing new Search tab. (You do this by enabling the “Search content

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Nuxeo Studio Rocks: Build Asynchronous Task

Thu 30 April 2015 by Thibaud Arguillere
Synchronous vs Asynchronous task

Nuxeo Studio rocks. It’s a fact! You can build a killer business application with Nuxeo Studio while listening to good music(1), and that’s exactly what we are going to do. So let’s get started! While listening to the wonderful song Belavista Man(2) and paying a basic level of attention to the subtle lyrics, we will

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How to Extend the Nuxeo REST API

Tue 28 April 2015 by Guillaume Renard

The Nuxeo REST API has been designed to be highly pluggable giving us the flexibility to add new modules whenever required. This means you can extend the Nuxeo REST API to contribute new endpoints without breaking a sweat! Here I will share the technical details about the implementation and also show how to extend the

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Easily Use Getty Images in Nuxeo

Thu 23 April 2015 by Mike Obrebski
Image information retrieved in the Nuxeo Platform

The Nuxeo Platform is designed to be extended with additional customized capabilities and integrated with any number of other systems. As we’ve shown with many other examples, adding any type of external system connection is simply a matter of implementing the appropriate Nuxeo interface, defining the configuration in XML format and deploying to your Nuxeo

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