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1 Introduction

Do you want to connect your app to the internet? Learn how to do this by following these how-to’s.

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2 Main Documents in This Category

  • Import & Export Objects – presents how to to import and export projects, modules, widgets, and module documents
  • Import XML Documents – teaches you how to prepare the data structure and GUI, add an XML schema, and create XML-to-domain mapping
  • Export XML Documents – shows you how to add an XML schema and create domain-to-XML mapping and export logic
  • Import Excel Documents – illustrates setting up import templates and importing data into your application via the Excel Importer
  • Export to Excel – teaches you how to create custom Excel documents from your app based on configurable templates
  • Consume a Simple Web Service – details how to import a WSDL and create logic to call the web service
  • Consume a Complex Web Service – shows you how to import a web service both directly and using the wizard as well as how to configure a web service call
  • Consume a REST Service – shows you how to integrate an existing system or a legacy system into a Mendix app by calling a REST service in a microflow
  • Publish a REST Service – shows you how to create a published REST service and return the results in JSON or XML
  • Version a REST Service – teaches you when and how to use different versions of the same REST service published at the same time as well as deprecate old versions
  • Expose a Web Service – details creating a web service and publishing a microflow as a web service operation
  • Expose Data to BI Tools Using OData – presents details on creating a published OData service with resources, adding an OData server to Tableau and Excel, combining resources in Tableau, and creating custom queries
  • Configure Selenium Support – shows you how to use naming conventions and avoid pitfalls that will help you in using Selenium