WEB008 - Web Components

Objective:

  • To create some reusable Web components for your Web functions application.
  • To show how components can be added manually and automatically in LANSA.
  • To demonstrate how components can be used in other components.
  • To introduce the concept of modes and Web components.
  • You have already used page components when creating the process specific STDHEADER and STDFOOTER in WEB005 - LANSA Process Pages.

    To achieve these objectives you will complete the following steps:

  • Step 1. Create a New Field in the Repository
  • Step 2. Create Visual Web Component
  • Step 3. Create a Text Web Component
  • Step 4. Banner Web Component
  • Step 5. Use Hidden Fields in Function
  • Step 6. Create a Web Link Component 
  • Summary
  • Before You Begin

    You may wish to review these topics and all of their related sections:

  • Introduction to Web Components
  • Banner
  • Text
  • Web Link
  • Page
  • Naming Page and Script Web Components
  • Visual Web Component
  • Creating Visual Web Components
  • In order to complete this tutorial, you must complete the following:

  • WEB002 - Coding a WEBEVENT Functions
  • WEB004 - LANSA Generated HTML Pages
  • WEB005 - LANSA Process Pages