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Configuring an Anonymous SmartForms Runtime site

In K2, it is possible to create multiple runtime sites with different authentication types in the same server. In this article we will see how to create a runtime site with anonymous access for public users.

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Google Analytics in K2 Application

Enabling Google Analytics in a K2 Application

Adding Google Analytics in a K2 application is just as easy as enabling it on a conventional web application. This process can be further simplified when using a common view within the K2 application. 

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email importance

Dynamically Set Email Importance in K2

In some cases, we have a requirement to change the importance of an email based on custom conditions. Using the K2 email event wizard configuration, we can set the importance of an email but it will be applied to all the email notifications.

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How To Create Toolbar Icons In SmartForms

Toolbar button icons improve the usability of a system as they graphically prove a queue to the system user to perform system actions. In K2, generic toolbar buttons exist to describe an action which can be performed. Examples of these icons include; Add, Delete, Check In and Check Out. However, there may be a requirement to use a specific icon to describe an action which is not included in the standard ‘out of the box’ icon list.

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Dynamic Mini Calendar using K2 and SQL

K2 smartforms and the K2 community controls do not have a lightweight mini calendar control for the dynamic presentation of dates, in a colorful format.  For example, you might have a requirement to highlight a particular date, using a colour, which varies on the event type. Conditional formatting in smartforms can be used to achieve something similar, but not within a calendar control.

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Runtime CSS Styling in K2

K2 has a variety of styles that can be applied to controls and you can even go a step further and create your own custom theme for your K2 application. But in certain cases all you need to do is apply a unique style to a control. For these cases you can easily apply CSS to your form that will render at runtime.

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How to Display User Friendly Error Messages in K2 SmartForms

When developing K2 SmartForms, most developers tend not to implement user friendly messages. In this blog, we will go through step-by-step how to implement error handling that results in a  user-friendly K2 error message being displayed to the users when an error is raised.  The method for doing this in K2 SmartForms is similar to how we do it for conventional .NET applications.

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WEBINAR | K2 Five And K2 Cloud Demo By Velocity IT

LIVE DATE: 24TH OCTOBER 2017   |   11:00 BST

It’s here! K2 has launched it’s next generation no- and low-code business application development platform K2 Five. Developing business apps using it is now even easier and faster than before.

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Mastering K2 Out of Office Delegation

Out of Office delegation is an extremely useful K2 feature that allows users to delegate tasks. When delegation is not configured correctly tasks can get lost, delegated users may not receive tasks or might be unable to action them.

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Velocity IT unpacks the new K2 Five and K2 Cloud platform – and it’s very impressive!

It’s here!  K2’s next generation no- and low-code business application development platform has been released, and developing business apps using it is now even easier and faster than before.

The K2 platform provides technical and non-technical users a capability to fully automate manual business processes, turn paper-based forms to digital and integrate with virtually any 3rd party system. Workflow metrics and business information are made available in an advanced reporting and analytics module, and this helps organisations increase their performance.

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