JBoss Portal 2.6.0-GA

User Guide

Roy Russo

Release 2.6.0-GA "Ninja"

June 2007


Table of Contents

JBoss Portal - Overview
Feature List
Target Audience
Acknowledgements
1. JBoss Portal Basics
1.1. Portal Concepts - Illustrated
1.1.1. Portal Instances
1.1.2. Pages
1.1.3. Portlet Windows
1.2. Default Portal installation
1.2.1. Default Portal Pages
1.2.2. Logging in to the Portal
1.2.3. Home Page
1.2.3.1. Greetings Portlet
1.2.3.2. User Portlet
1.2.3.3. CMS Portlet
1.2.4. News Page
1.2.4.1. News Portlet
1.2.5. Weather Page
1.2.5.1. Weather Portlet
1.3. Personal Dashboard
1.3.1. Configuring your personal dashboard
1.3.1.1. Dashboard-wide operations
1.3.1.2. Managing Portlets on a page
1.4. Admin Portal
2. Administration - Portal Object Management (Dynamicity)
2.1. Introduction
2.2. Management Portlet
2.2.1. Managing Portal Objects
2.2.1.1. Portals operations
2.2.1.2. Looking at a portal instance information
2.2.1.3. Looking at a page configuration
2.2.1.4. Looking at windows of a given page
2.2.2. Managing Portlet Instances
2.2.3. Managing Portlet Definitions
2.2.4. Managing Dashboards
2.2.5. Wizard mode
3. Administration - Content Management System
3.1. Introduction
3.2. Actions
3.2.1. Viewing Directories
3.2.2. Viewing File Properties
3.2.3. Copying Files/Directories
3.2.4. Moving Files/Directories
3.2.5. Deleting Files/Directories
3.2.6. Creating Directories
3.2.7. Creating Text/HTML Files
3.2.8. Uploading Files
3.2.9. Uploading Archives
3.2.10. Exporting folders
3.2.11. Editing Text/HTML Files
3.2.12. Securing Resources
3.2.13. Content Publish/Approval Workflow
4. Administration - Users and Roles
4.1. Managing Users
4.1.1. Introduction
4.1.2. Actions
4.1.2.1. Searching for Users
4.1.2.2. Updating User Profiles
4.1.2.3. Updating User Roles
4.1.2.4. Creating Users
4.2. Managing Roles
4.2.1. Introduction
4.2.2. Actions
4.2.2.1. Creating Roles
4.2.2.2. Edit a role
4.2.2.3. Editing Role Members
4.2.2.4. Deleting Roles