Bonita Super Administrator Application overview
This pages describes Bonita _Super Administrator Application_: its values, how to access it, and how to customize it.
This application is only available to the user with the Technical User credentials.
It is the tool needed to:
Bootstrap a Bonita Runtime in Non-Production and Production environments, for example, creating the administrators
Ability to notify users about a scheduled maintenance, by a custom message that will be displayed to logged-in users. this message is also displayed on the maintenance page when the maintenance mode is enabled.
Activate maintenance mode for operations, among which the update of the Business Data Model (and the related database migration)
Apply temporary fixes to some projects elements (resources, applications, organization entities) to recover from errors
Most updates at runtime should be performed through a change in the project sources, to create a new project version.
The Super Administrator Application is meant for emergency changes to recover from an urgent issue.
To access the application:
Open Bonita Studio
Click on the Applications icon of the coolbar.
The default application is the Application Directory. You will be logged in as the default user of the deployed organization.
This default user can be changed by opening the organization editor.
By default, in our provided ACME organization, the default user is Walter Bates, logged as "walter.bates", with password "bpm".
Log back in with the Technical User credentials. In Bonita Studio, use the username:
In the Application Directory, select Bonita Super Administrator Application
You are now logged in Bonita Super Administrator Application.
To access its content:
From Bonita Super Administrator Application menu, click on "Applications"
On the "Bonita Super Administrator Application" row, click on the "…" View application details icon
This application is core to Bonita Platform. It is embedded in the Runtime and cannot be downloaded from Bonita Studio nor be part of your automation project.
This is the reason why you will not see it in Bonita Studio’s Project Explorer.
It is also the reason why the list of pages is fixed, and no navigation can be created.
However, it is customizable in quite a few ways, as explained below.
On the application details page, you will be able to edit:
To update the logo:
Create the new one. Supported formats/extensions are: png, jpg, jpeg, gif, bmp, wbmp, tga. Maximum size: 100 KB
Click on the "Upload new picture" button below the current logo
Select the new logo The new logo is applied.
To update the layout and/or theme:
Once the Super Administrator Application has been customized, its customized aspects are not supported.