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Formativ Creator 2.6
Low cost option for creating and running an unlimited number of Formativ solutions for GroupWise.
Key Features

  Low cost, fully integrated development tool for building and running your own Formativ powered GroupWise solutions

  Includes all Formativ Runtime features

  Create, edit, record, encode and delete Formativ applet solutions

  Create solutions based on the new Formativ Portal Manager™, which allows the display and processing of HTML content and forms in multiple browser portals, directly within the GroupWise Windows client

  Create solutions with dynamic, embedded or floating HTML dialogs, which can also include the power of JavaScript

  Protect your source code by creating and distributing secure Encoded or Flexalock™ applets

  Create evaluation solutions for your customers using secure Flexalock™ applets which include an expiry date

  Leverage the Multi-session Login and GroupWise 6.5 Trusted Application APIs, which enable solutions to access multiple GroupWise accounts automatically (requires appropriate security)

  A wide range of free open source example applets available

  Seamlessly integrated with the GroupWise Windows client

  Available as a single user option

Formativ Powered Solutions for GroupWise
Once you have Formativ, you can access a wide range of ready-to-use commercial and free Formativ powered solutions for GroupWise. Please refer to the Formativ Solutions page for further information.
Creating Solutions with Formativ

  Formativ Applet Examples

  To learn more about creating GroupWise solutions with Formativ, click here

Managing Formativ

  To learn more about managing Formativ using Novell eDirectory, click here

System Requirements
Novell GroupWise 2012 SP1 (12.0.1 or later), 8.0.1 (or later), 7.0 SP1 (or later), 6.5, 6.01 (SP1 or above) or 5.5 32-bit Windows client

Note 1: Formativ Portal Manager™ requires:
  • the GroupWise 6.01 client or above
  • the GroupWise 5.5 Enhancement Pack Beta client or above. Click here to see Novell TID 2963458 and to download the GroupWise Beta FTF file (f32eppp1.exe).
Note 2: GroupWise 5.5 Enhancement Pack or above is required for HTML solutions, such as Formativ Stationery and Multiple Signatures.
Microsoft Windows 98, ME, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 (Desktop) Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 or above
Microsoft Windows Script (5.5 or above Recommended)
NetWare 4.x/5.x/6

Formativ Product Comparison
Feature Express Runtime Creator Studio
Runs free Formativ Express solutions * * * *
Runs the free GroupWise Cool Solutions Formativ Applets * * *
Runs commercial Formativ powered solutions for GroupWise * * *
Compatible with existing Formativ 2.0, 1.6, 1.5 and 1.0 solutions * * * *
Supports GroupWise 8.x * * * *
Includes the Formativ Portal Manager™ technology * * * *
Active Web style dialogs and forms support * * * *
Supports active Web style views of GroupWise information * * * *
Supports Encoded and Flexalock™ applets * * * *
Supports trial (time-limited) Flexalock™ applets * * * *
Support for stand-alone operation * * * *
Execute applets from Novell eDirectory/NDS applet libraries * * * *
Novell eDirectory support using the NetWare Client or LDAP * * * *
Execute open source applets * *
Create an unlimited number of Formativ solutions for GroupWise * *
Create secure Encoded and Flexalock™ applets * *
Includes visual dialog form designer * *
Control how Formativ solutions integrate with the GroupWise client * *
Secure management of Formativ solutions via eDirectory/NDS *
Supports an unlimited number of Formativ solutions for GroupWise * * * *
Supports industry standard technologies: HTML, Javascript, COM etc. * * * *




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