Customizing the API Link Macro
Alloy Navigator uses e-mail notifications to communicate information about workflow-related events to
The default workflow pack includes a special API Link system macro. By default, this macro expands to an auto-suggested value. Before you begin production use of the
The Web Configuration tool will prompt you to customize the API Link macro. You can skip this step during the initial configuration and customize the direct link macro later, but keep in mind that object links in
To customize the
Run the Web Configuration tool. For example, using Alloy Control Panel.
In the sidebar, select your
APIinstance. In the Web section of the main pane on the right hand side, click Configure.
TIP: Alternatively, you can choose Configure Portal > Web from the pop-up menu.
Navigate to the Workflow Integration page.
The Web Configuration tool detects the URL address automatically and suggests to use this value by default. To replace the auto-detected URL with your custom value, click Replace the macro’s value with a custom URL and type in your custom URL address.
TIP: Applying the suggested URL is the best choice when the web application is to be accessed only over the local network. When the web application will be accessed over the Internet, you may need to type in the real URL manually.
On the Ready to Apply Settings page, review the new Workflow Macro
APILink and click Apply.
Exit the Web Configuration tool.
TIP: You can also customize the