App is a solution for a problem. For example: Software Development, Candidates tracking, Vacations tracking, CRM, etc.
How installed App affects Fibery?
Every App is unique, but here are the main traits:
App installation as a Domain extension
You can install Apps very quickly. Click New App button in the bottom left and select Start with a template:
App customization has several options:
- Add new Fields into existing Types in the App
- Add new Types into the App
- Add new Views into the App
- Restrict users access to the App
To add new Views into an App, find the App in left menu and click [+] icon:
Create new Apps from scratch
You can create new Apps from scratch. Imagine, we run a small business and want to manage Leads (potential customers). Basically, we need a basic CRM system. Fibery can do that:
Apps Import / Export
You can Export existing App and Import it into another Fibery account. There are several use cases for that:
- You may create App backup with all App data.
- You may quickly create an App locally and send it to your friend or customer.
To export an App, navigate to App settings, click … and select Export App. You may export App with all data or just general App template (Types and Views).
To import an App click New App and select Import a Fibery App:
You may connect Types in different Apps. Sometimes it is really useful. Imagine you want to assign Initiatives to Teams. It means you have to connect Teams to Initiatives.
Navigate to Apps and click on Team Type. Then add new Relation from Team to Initiative:
After that, every Team entity will have a collection of Initiatives:
You may want to uninstall an App. Note that it will delete all the data. For example, if you uninstall Strategy App, all Goals will be deleted. This operation is irreversible.
To Uninstall an App, navigate to Apps setting, click … and select Delete App option.