Introducing new Menu Settings

To give you more control over the look and feel of your Essence Portal, we added a few additional Menu Settings. [More]

HowTo: Get rid of the spinner on the startpage

When you have created a Custom Startpage from your Silver Essence Portal, you might run into the situation that the spinning loading animation doesn't go away. Here's what to do about that. [More]

Require a minimum password length

We want to encourage the use of longer passwords. Until now, we didn't require a specific length. But in the upcoming Release we will introduce the option to require a specific password length. [More]

Automatically sign-in to the Essence Portal

As of this Release we have made it possible sign-in to the Essence Portal without entering anything and without any click. Well, that is to say, you need to enable this option in your User Settings once and from then you are good to go. [More]

HowTo: Construct a Google Map URL

To accommodate an easy-to-use link to Google Maps, the Essence Portal offers the option to construct the Google Map URL. You can do this in the Silver Editor. [More]

Editing the Silver Portal by Using Alt+E

To make the flow of editing screens in Silver Essence more intuitive, we added a nice touch. Or should we say, a nice key-combination. [More]

Hashtag Support for Text Fields

Hashtags are very popular in Social Media. By using the # symbol in front of a word, the text automa [More]

Go back using last search

Let's say, you do a Search in the Essence Portal. Next you click one item from the list of results a [More]

Integrate Sumatra in your Essence Portal? Here's why!

There is quite a number of Reporting Tools available these days. Each having its own unique characters and purpose. When it comes to integrating Reports and Dashboards in a Silver Essence Portal, I prefer to use Sumatra. [More]

Change Password on next Logon

Users of a Silver Essence Portal can decide for themselves when they want to change their password. [More]