Fluid UI Tech Tips: Enabling Related Content Framework and Simplified Analytics

Simplified Analytic feature enables users to create contextual reports when accessing an application page. Consider the example of the delivered fluid page for Supplier Watchlist. This feature enables users to embed related reports within the same page to allow users to view reports that are in context to the supplier being analyzed. It is currently available only for fluid components. Related content must be enabled for fluid components before users…

The latest PeopleSoft Fluid Billing WorkCenter

The newest addition to the list of delivered workcenters comes on the fluid platform targeted specifically for the Billing Managers and operational leads allowing them to get an overview of the scope of work within their organization, review exceptions, look for issues and all this enabled for small form factor devices like our mobile phones as well The My works Display option This setup for this section allows the users…

Reporting made easy in Fluid

Reporting from an end user’s perspective is still restricted to these options which are inflexible, one time and effort intensive. Query manager as a reporting tool is still extensively used even though it provides users with limited options. Each run of the report requires users to input the data set to filter the output as needed. The slice and dice capability comes only once it is downloaded into an excel.…

Creating a Fluid Dashboard

Often a Manager will want to access a custom built homepage with selective pagelets from a predefined list. These pagelets provide consolidated information or to-do lists and they include links to transaction components to assist with Navigation. This is when a Fluid Dashboard comes into the picture. These are the steps that will help you create a dashboard. 1. Navigate to NavBar> PeopleTools> Portal> Dashboards> Manage Dashboard Pages> Fluid Dashboards2.Enter the…

Fluid UI Tips: Inserting a fluid homepage as a tile on another fluid homepage

While designing your Fluid homepages, there may be a need to group together a few related tiles on a homepage and insert this homepage as a tile on another homepage. This will allow users to create layers of data (or tiles) so that the number of tiles in a single homepage can be limited and also give users the ability to drill down into a specific tile which may represent a more…

Fluid UI Tips : How to mimic a fluid UI on a small screen

Often in order to test a given fluid page/feature, one may need to mimic the dimensions of a small device like a mobile device or a tablet. PeopleSoft allows you to select the form factor at the time of login to view how the fluid content will appear on devices with different form factors. In order to mimic the behavior of fluid screens on smaller devices, we login using the…