Previewing an App

Use the Preview page to test your app before updating. When using the Preview function, none of the data you create or edit is saved in the app. 

To Preview an App:

  1. Within an app, click the Gear wheel Screen_Shot_2017-07-19_at_9.43.03_AM.png on the right.
  2. Under Management, click Preview.
You can test the following functions:
  • App title and description show/hide description
  • Category list
  • Selecting a category to view categorized records
  • Displaying a view
  • Column headings and field values of records
  • Sort order of records in the selected view
  • Filtering of records in the selected view
  • Showing records Show
  • Adding records New
  • Editing records Edit
  • Canceling edit records Cancel
  • Deleting records Delete
  • Displaying preset graphs Preset Graphs
  • Using Create Graph Create Graph to create a graph while using the app
  • Filtering records Filter
  • Importing records from a file
  • Exporting records to a file

To test the input form:

  1. Click the plus icon (+) to display a new record form.
  2. Add data to each field you want to test.
  3. Click Save.


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