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Testing APIs with Postman

Back in the old days I’d use SoapUI extensively for testing soap based connections. With M3CE we now work leverage the ION APIs which are REST based so nowadays I use Postman for my testing. As I tend to work … Continue reading

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The Case of not being able to access M3

On one of my first M3CE projects (and not the only project I’ve encountered this on) I had a customer email me that they couldn’t access M3 within their tenant anymore, they would just get an error and infact, all … Continue reading

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The Case of MEC Processing 3 Messages Every 10 seconds

I got called in to take a look at a really odd situation where a project team encountered an issue where MEC would only process 3 messages every 10 seconds. Looking at MEC, they were completely right, I could see … Continue reading

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M3CE

I’ve been pretty quiet for a while now but I felt it was time to dust off the wiki and share my thoughts about this brave new world… I’ve been working with M3CE as my focus for the last 20 … Continue reading

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Retrieving Grid Logs

As M3 has evolved it has become more complex. There are more components to monitor and though the grid has improved and provides easy ways to look at the logs there are a lot of logs to look at and … Continue reading

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How do you know if you’re in display or change mode?

Though there are usually ways around this, I often need to add additional fields to panels – then I need to determine if we are in display mode vs. change so I can prevent the user from making any changes. … Continue reading

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Smart Office – The username is not provided. Specify username in ClientCredentials.

As part of the removal of the modifications from IFL, I created a panel which allowed us to store and edit a number of settings through a custom panel called the “Vessel Panel” A nice and easy little C# program … Continue reading

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Total Selected Rows – Jscript to Javascript – H5 Revisited

IFL has been running 13.4 for some months now, and given what’s not being said about Smart Office in a couple of the conferences earlier this year, I felt it was time to investigate migrating scripts to H5. Previously, I … Continue reading

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Mashups, SOAP WebServices and SAML

Many years ago I created a little Mashup that called a MWS SOAP WebService to return invoices for a supplier on a specific day. More recently IFL updated to 13.4, and as part of the 13.4 upgrade we moved to … Continue reading

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EventHub Monitoring

A few weeks ago I did a presentation at the Australia/New Zealand User Group meeting on the Gold Coast to really discuss that the M3 Grid Applications shouldn’t be as intimating as a lot of people find them, as part … Continue reading

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