Authoring - Customizing the logon page.

When users access HelpServer data via their web browser, they have to perform an initial logon on a page as in the next image.

The standard logon page

You can change the appearance of this page as demonstrated in the next steps.

Changing the standard logon page

Select the scheme of your choice in the ‘Look & feel’ folder. In the pane on the right, look for the ‘Page: Logon’ object, expand and select it or its dependants to change the attributes of your choice. Save and publish.


 About HelpServer
 Starting up and logging on
 The basic working principles
 Using the content in help and documentation systems
 Formatting the content
 Searching and replacing text
 Reusing content with shares
 Navigating with hyperlinks
 Navigating with pointerpaths
 Using bookmarks and jumps
 Duplicating content with clones
 Using tables
 Including media files
 Navigating to web pages
 Using embedded chunks
 Including html code
 Navigating with menus
 Using snippets
 Spelling checking
 Using the view mode
 Creating an index
 Creating a FAQ
 Creating a glossary
 Team authoring
 Working with projects
 Setting up structured authoring
 Generating file based output
 Creating printed output
 Importing files and folders
 Loading files in the project gallery
 Converting legacy content
 Including legacy content in real time
 Transferring objects between installations
 Customizing the look and feel
 Page styles
 Generic page styles in schemes
 Specific page styles
 Editor style sets
 Customizing the logon page.
 User accounts
 Working with templates
 Working with metadata
 Workflow management
 Using event exits
 Appendix A: The URL parameters
 Appendix B: The object indicators
 Appendix C: Play Javascript