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Customizing Web App settings

Updated in 2022.1

All your customizable personal settings are located on the Settings page. Here you can customize grid options and change your password.

To access the Settings page, click your user name on the right top corner and then click Settings.

Settings page

  • Number of rows per page - sets the maximum number of grid rows on page. For details, see Limiting the number of rows per page below.

  • Always prepopulate object selection dialogs with data - controls whether to show selection Select object from list dialogs pre-populated with data or display them empty. Empty selection dialogs are reasonable when your network connection is slower and the number of records to display is large. For details, see Show empty selection dialogs below.

  • Display performance warning only if total records in a grid are more than - sets the critical number of records that data views can contain without affecting the performance. When this limit is exceeded and loading the view takes more than five seconds, Alloy Navigator Express starts displaying a performance warning with a suggestion to reduce the number of records in the view. For details, see Set the number of records to trigger a performance warning below.

  • Refresh grids automatically every - enables the auto-refresh and sets the refresh frequency in minutes. For details, see Setting up automatic data refresh below.

  • Open objects in a new window - specifies whether to open any object record in a new browser tab. For details, see Managing object windows behavior below.

  • Save - saves the changes made to the settings above.

  • Change Password - allows you to change your password. For details, see Changing password below.

Customizing grid options

Use the Grid options section to specify how to display grids. Here you can set the number of rows per page, control whether to prepopulate selection dialogs with data, set the limit of records to start with a performance warning, enable or disable the auto-refresh and specify the refresh frequency, and configure how to open object records.

Changing password

If you use an account with Standard Authentication, i.e. type your user name and password to sign in to Alloy Navigator Express, you can change your password here.