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Areas Type

 

Use the Areas type to add a tab to the JSA.

The following table describes the areas block fields in the manifest.json file.

Table 1: Areas Block Fields

Field

Required

Type

Description

id

Yes

String

A unique ID.

text

Yes

String

Concise text to display that describes the area. This field can optionally point at a resource bundle key if the application is globalized.

description

No

String

Detailed text to display that describes the area. This field can optionally point at a resource bundle key if the application is globalized.

url

Yes

String

A URL to load, relative to the application root. Only URLs that live within the JSA application can be referenced.

required_capabilities

No

Array of String

A set of capabilities that a user must affiliate with their user role to access this area.

The following code is a sample areas block from manifest.json:

... areas: [ { "id":"QHelloWorld", "text":"Hello World", "description":"A Hello World app", "url":"index", "required_capabilities":["ADMIN"] } ], ...