- 01 Jun 2022
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- Updated on 01 Jun 2022
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A glossary is an alphabetical list of terms in a particular domain of knowledge with the definitions for those terms. In a general sense, a glossary contains explanations of concepts relevant to a certain field of study or action. A glossary helps to eliminate uncertainty in the translation process of which word to use and under what context.
A medium that allows two apps to communicate with one another using remote data sharing.
App variables exist in the global context of the app. When the app opens for the first time, or is closed and reopened, app variables are reset.
Binding is essentially analogous to attaching a value to a variable. In the composer, binding configuration is usually connected to the left of the input field in the 'Properties' tab.
Building refers to compiling the application's components into a single use-ready product.
Component template editor
An isolated environment in the composer that allows you to create custom components from the already existing ones.
Pre-defined component with basic settings; mainly used as a starting point in component creation.
Highly reusable components with easy data resource connection. Differentiate by having data-related logic built in.
Variable that gets its schema from the data resource it points to, and it comes with included default logic.
App condition that triggers on a pre-defined action. For instance, a component was clicked or page was mounted (opened).
Read-only variables that can be set with the Open page flow function for the new page. When the page is closed, page parameters are reset.
Variable that only exist in the context of a single page. When a page is removed from the navigation stack, its page variables are reset.
A style class defines values for all the style properties of the component; Switching to a different style class will completely change the way your component looks.
A variable that defines how the various view components look, giving an easy way to change the whole look-and-feel of an entire app.
A theme is a set of visual characteristics that are applied to the entire app. A theme can include data about colors, fonts and other formatting.
"Front" part of the application that gives you an ability to provide visual input and output, i.e text, buttons and input fields.