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Fiori Accelerator is Live Now

Happy to announce the release of  Fiori Accelerator  for general usage. You can register and try 3 free apps with North Wind OData service.  What is Fiori Accelerator:  Fiori Accelerator is a cloud based app with an advanced WYSIWYG editor which simplifies the Fiori App creation without writing a single line of code. The Fiori Accelerator itself is developed with Open UI5 and it is developed with a unique concept of UX where developers/users can feel the to be generated app while developing it. Developers/Users can simply map the fields in the UI and they can preview/download the generated code instantly.  What is offered with Fiori Accelerator?   The first release offers the following features: Master-Detail application with Simple Form, Tab and Table Layout. Master-Master-Detail application with Simple Form, Tab and Table Layout. Dynamic property editor for the UI controls like Text, Link, Check Box etc. Tabs with nested Simple Form and Table layout.  Dynamic configuratio

SAP Fiori / UI5 is only for SAP Business Apps?

SAP Fiori has changed the business users work style or say SAP has provided a solution that matches the expectations of next generation end users. Either of it, but business has better tools to improve the productivity, end users have a way to get rid of the conventional screens. Fiori has created Buzz in UI experience and SAP has proved it again with this amazing UI framework. It's worth to upgrade to the next level user experience with Fiori Apps. I do not get into further details of SAP Fiori as there are many active threads running around this topic. Now, the main topic is, is it possible for non-SAP customers to adopt this proven technology? The answer is YES and it is possible with Open UI5. SAP announced the Open Source version of SAP UI5 in  December, 2013 . You can read more details about  Open UI5  here. So what's in it? And what benefits customers (I mean non-SAP customers) get: Open UI5 library lets you build enterprise ready web applications with built-in res

Excel Plug-in for Fiori Apps

SAP Fiori Excel Plug-in can be integrated with any Fiori App to export the view content into Excel. The generated Excel has similar UI alignment as your Fiori App. Whether you are developing a new Fiori App or working with standard Apps, it’s easy to integrate this plugin by adding few lines of code. How it works? Create a new folder with name  js  in Fiori Project folder if does not exist already. Copy the source files to the  js  Folder. Add the below lines of code in the include section of  component.js Open the xxxx.view.xml where you want to provide the export to Excel functionality. Add a button with Excel logo in the footer section.       Copy the below JS method to the xxxx.controller.js That’s all we have to do. On click of the Excel button, the program understands the UI and generates the similar layout as per your application. We have optimized the Excel layout as much as possible to make it similar with Fiori App. Please note the cur

PDF Plug-in for SAP Fiori Apps

SAP Fiori PDF Plug-in can be integrated with any Fiori App to export the view as PDF on any Device. The generated PDF has similar UI alignment as actual Fiori App. Whether you are developing a new Fiori App or working with standard Apps, it’s easy to integrate this plugin by adding few lines of code. How it works? Create a new folder with name  js  in Fiori Project folder if does not exist already. Copy the source files to the  js  Folder. Add the below lines of code in the include section of  component.js     Open the xxxx.view.xml where you want to provide the export to PDF functionality. Add a button with PDF logo in the footer section.            Copy the below JS method to the xxxx.controller.js That’s all we have to do. On click of the PDF button, the program understands the UI and generates the similar layout as per application. We have optimized the PDF layout as much as possible to make it similar with Fiori App. Why use PDF Plug-in: