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Profiles

Introduction

In ARender, a profile enabled the use of a specific interface configuration.

Thanks to the profiles feature, you can use specific CSS, hide/show icons, modify panel width…

Existing profiles

ARender is delivered with a default configuration and three profiles as follows:

Nom Description
Base: arender-default.properties Default configuration file offering a standard configuration for standalone use. Do not modify this profile
arender Profile dedicated to a specific configuration shared for all users. Editable
book Profile allowing visualization as book reading
jsapi-demo Profile presenting all features available with the ARender Javascript API
Use of specific profil
http://arender.arondor.com/ARender/ARender.html?url=../samples/arender-en.pdf&props=book

Add 1 or N profiles

It is possible to a multiple specific profiles in order to dedicate interface configuration to users ou group of users.

Properties are listed in the file arender-default.properties located in WEB-INF/classes of ARender WAR (or EAR).

Steps to follow to create a new profile

  • Create a file named for example newProfile.properties
  • Add to this file the properties you want to modify (for example: visualization.rotation.save.enabled=true)
  • Save the file and add it to the Application Server classpath (for example: in the folder WEB-INF/classes of ARender WAR (ou EAR))
Note

To trigger the use of this specific profile, add to the URL the parameter props and the name of the profile (without its extension):

http://localhost:8080/ARenderHMI/?url=../samples/arender.pdf&props=newProfile