UX view type: Onboarding

The onboarding view type enables you to provide a set of introductory pages for onboarding users.

The following provides an example of the Instructions onboarding view provided with the Shift Scheduling template.

Use an onboarding view in your app as described in the following sections:

See also Views: The Essentials for more information about managing views.

Get started with an app template

An example of the onboarding view can be found in the Shift Scheduling template.

Prepare your data

You need to create a table that defines the content components displayed on each page in the onboarding flow, including columns for one or more of the following:

  • Image
  • Title of the page
  • Short description
  • Additional description

The following provides an example of the Instructions table used in the onboarding view in the Shift Scheduling template.

Instructions table content used in the Shift Scheduling example.

Create an onboarding view

To create an onboarding view:

  1. Create a view, as described in Create a view.

  2. Configure the onboarding view, as follows:

  3. When you are done, save your changes by selecting one of the following:

    • Save - Save the app
    • Save & verify data - Save the app and verify the data defined.
    • Save & notify users - Save the app and notify users.

Configure the onboarding view options

Configure the onboarding View options by using the settings described in the following tables.

Setting

Description

Image

Image to display for a specific page. Select the table column in the drop-down list.

Title

Title of the page in the onboarding flow. Select the text-based column in the drop-down list.

Short blurb

Short description. Select the text-based column in the drop-down list.

Second short blurb

Additional description, smaller font size. Select the text-based column in the drop-down list.

Finish view

View to navigate to after completing the onboarding flow. Select an existing view in the drop-down list.

 

The following figure shows how the View options settings appear in the Instructions onboarding view in the Shift Scheduling template. The sample data has been modified to include an example of the contents for the Second short blurb.

Image showing where view options in the Instructions onboarding view,

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