What is Apps on AKS ?
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What is Apps on AKS ?
Hover over mouse to menu item Apps or Upload New App you can find the answer, that “Single UFB, UFB library, graphic library, macros, typical configuration description/video, technical white paper or any information that can help users to use ABB control systems can be classified as Apps here”.
How can I download and Upload Apps?
You need to login to perform upload and download App activity. You can do so from App detail page as displayed in image at bubble point 1 & 2respectively.
How can I arrive at App detail page?
By mouse click on any App icon web page will get navigated to App detail page. By mouse click on App menu item user arrives on App dash board page and there App icon can be found under Recent, Highest Rated and popular Tabs.
How can I filter or browse Apps of my interest?
You can do so browse by Category and browse by Type from right hand column, Check image above at bubbled point 3 & 4 it is highlighted.
How Can I post review or rate Apps on AKS?
You need to login and download App in order to post review and rate the App. Then On App detail page from Review tab you can either post review or rate the App. Check image above at bubble point 5 it is highlighted. If you are logged in user, downloaded the App and not getting option to post review and rate the App then recommended to refresh the webpage.
What is “Upload New Version” option on App detail Page? What different versions are there?
To keep doors open for corrections and changes, there is option “Upload New version” where author or community member can contribute better version of the content. There are two versions (i) by Author and (ii) by community (can be from any community member). Several versions can be contributed.
That is why each App or engineering content is unlocked not password protected.
All versions can be viewed at app details page ‘Version’ tab. At bubble point 7 in above image
Can I associate Questions to Apps or Apps to Questions?
Yes, you can do so while asking a question there is new field available “Associate an app to your question” where type ahead feature will suggest downloaded apps. At App details page ‘Related Question’ tab is available (Bubble point 8). Vice versa App gets associated to related questions via Tag. At TAG detail page new tab ‘Apps’ is available.
Can I search Apps?
Yes, select ‘Apps’ radio button in search tool at top right hand corner of AKS webpage and perform search.
How can I Upload New App ?
Click on Menu item “Upload New App” and follow the steps
Upload your file chose/browse your file and once it appears Press ->Begin upload button.Once file is uploaded [File Name : “Uploaded file”] appears.As it is asynchronous upload you can add other details during upload process.
Add App title text
Add Description about your App small summary what App is doing or main features.
Select category App is related to which ABB Control system or it is related to Process Industries?
Once select category default Image is getting selected if you do not want to use default image add your own image via chose/browse file option.
Finally Add related TAGs to App, Type ahead feature will auto suggests tag based on your key in letter.
And you are done Add app to store.
Same is attached here with in file as FAQ.
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