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E1: E1PAGE: Frequently Asked Questions on Classic E1Pages Design (Doc ID 2100806.1)

Last updated on MAY 30, 2023

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 9.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document provides answers to some design frequently asked questions for Classic E1 Pages.  For questions on E1Page Composer, see <Document 2303200.1> E1: E1PAGE: Frequently Asked Questions on E1Page Composer Design

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Questions and Answers
 Question 1: Within E1Pages how do you prompt for Processing Options but not data selection when running a ube?
 Question 2: Is it possible to have the ICON and an embedded URL on the ICON launch two different items?
 Question 3: Is it possible to set "target="_blank" and data-popup="true" to get the URL to open in a new window?
 Question 4: How can I setup a reference back to the Default E1 Page?
 Question 5: How can I get the URL to work in the dat file for when I create my page using the generator?
 Question 6: Instead of using a Task, how can you open an application using the system / jargon code?
 Question 7: Is it possible to launch an E1Page using a parameterized URL?
 Question 8: Is it possible to change the background of an E1page?
 Question 9: Is it possible to call a folder task from an E1page?
 Question 10: Is there a maximum length for the page title set at the top of the .dat file used by the Page Generator tool?
 Question 11: Does menu filtering apply on the E1Pages created with tasks?
 Question 12: Is it possible to import vision flow charts to create E1pages or is there an option in the dat file to create different shapes other than just boxes?
 Question 13: How to manually create the zip file ? Must the zip.exe in generator folder be used ?
 Question 14: Can E1Pages pass dynamic values to the application/report called or the E1page display differently based on the user logged in?
 Question 15: Can a URL hyperlink on E1 Page be constructed to include dynamic parameter values like UserID?
 Question 16: How can you download/preview previous versions of an existing E1Page?
 Question 17: Can I set a description for an application in the dat file for the form name?
 Question 18: Is there a particular developer program required for E1Pages such as jdeveloper?
 Question 19: Is it possible to call an external file in an E1Page?
 Question 20: How do I display the user id or environment on the E1Page?
 Question 21: Is it possible to add a button on an E1page to allow the users to sign off from E1 instead of having to use the drop down menu?
 Question 22: Trying to call P05410 from an E1page/Composed but when the application comes up it doesn't look the same as when calling the application in E1.
 Question 23: If there are multiple E1 Pages or Composed Pages, is there a way to set one as the default starting page for users?
 Question 24: Working with a classic E1page and while adding icons on the dat file got to @Z and I need to add more icons and when I try @AA or @A1 the E1page looses the format and display incorrectly after uploading the zip file.
 Question 25: Is there a list of available global options?
 Question 26: How to incorporate bold formatting in classic E1pages?

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