Apps List

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1 Introduction

The Apps menu item shows you a summary of your apps and, additionally, allows you to see all the apps for your company and all the licensed nodes to which you have access.

You get to the apps list by clicking Apps in the top menu bar of the Developer Portal.

Apps Menu Item in the top bar

You can choose between seeing your apps, your company’s apps, and licensed nodes by clicking the down arrow next to the page title:

Page menu showing My Apps, My Company's Apps, and Nodes

See below for a description of these lists and the options for each list.

2 My Apps

You will see all the apps of which you are a team member.

Click on an app to see the app Buzz.

2.1 Changing the View

You can either see the your apps as a list:

Apps shown in a list

or as tiles:

Apps shown as tiles

You can swap between the two views by clicking on the appropriate icon: Icon to switch between views

2.2 Sorting the View

Using the dropdown you can choose the list of apps sorted by:

  • Most Recent first
  • Alphabetical order of App Name
  • Alphabetical order of Company

Dropdown for the display order of your apps

2.3 Searching for an App

You can find a specific app by typing the search term by the magnifying glass icon and pressing Enter.

Example of a search for the word "First"

2.4 Selecting Actions

By clicking the ellipsis (…) in the app tile or list, you can quickly perform a number of actions.

Quick actions menu for an app

The actions available depend on the app selected. The actions include

  • Edit in Mendix Studio
  • Edit in Mendix Studio Pro – for apps where Mendix Studio is not enabled
  • Project Management – opens the app Buzz
  • View Production – opens the production version of the app (this will be the sandbox version of a Free App)
  • View Acceptance – opens the acceptance version of the app
  • App Info – opens the general settings of the app
  • Delete App – allows you to delete your app, provided you are the only team member (you will be warned of the consequences and asked for confirmation before the app is deleted)

3 My Company’s Apps

You will see all the apps created by people in your company.

List of apps for my company

You can change the way the list is displayed in the same way as for the list of your own apps. However, you cannot change the sort order, and you will not see the ellipsis with the quick actions which you get for the list of your apps.

If you click an app for which you are not a team member you will see some app details.

Example of app details

If you are a team member you will be taken to the app Buzz.

3.1 Changing the View

As with My Apps you can either see the apps as a list or as tiles. You can swap between the two views by clicking on the matching icon: Icon to switch between views

3.2 Searching for an App

You can find a specific app by typing the search term by the magnifying glass icon.

Example of a search for the word "First"

4 Nodes

This shows a list of all the licensed Mendix Cloud nodes to which you have access.

List of licensed Mendix cloud nodes

Clicking the Details button will take you to the Environments page for the app which is deployed to this node.