Pentaho Tools :

Pentaho C-Tools(CDE,CDF,CDA),Pentaho CE & EE Server,OLAP-Cubes,Analysis using Pivot4J, Saiku Analytics, Saiku Reporting, Ad-hoc Reporting using Interactive Reporting Tool,Dashboards,Reports using PRD, PDD,Data Integration using Kettle ETL,Data Mining usign WEKA,Integration of Servers with Databases,Mobile/iPad compatible Dashboards using Bootstrap Css,Drilldown dashboards,Interactive Dashboards

Wednesday, 27 April 2016

Tip : Activate Pentaho Ctools in Enterprise BA Server 6.x

Hi, 
This post will help you in configuring CDE in EE server.
Environment for this example is :
BA Server EE 6.0.1

1) To make CDE editor available in Pentaho EE server you need to edit code related to it in xml configuration files. files are :  plugin.xml and settings.xml

2) Both files are available at C:\Pentaho\server\biserver-ee\pentaho-solutions\system\pentaho-cdf-dd location.

3) Editing plugin.xml file 
Place-1 : uncomment below code 
             <operation>
                    <id>EDIT</id>
                    <perspective>wcdf.edit</perspective>
                </operation>


Place-2 : uncomment below code 
<overlays>
        <overlay id="launch" resourcebundle="content/pentaho-cdf-dd/lang/messages">
            <button id="launch_new_cde" label="${Launcher.CDE}" command="Home.openFile('${Launcher.CDE}', '${Launcher.CDE_TOOLTIP}', 'api/repos/wcdf/new');$('#btnCreateNew').popover('hide');"/>
        </overlay>
        <overlay id="startup.cde_dashboard"  resourcebundle="content/pentaho-cdf-dd/lang/messages" priority="1">
            <menubar id="newmenu">
                <menuitem id="new-cde_dashboard" label="${Launcher.CDE}" command="mantleXulHandler.openUrl('${Launcher.CDE}','${Launcher.CDE_TOOLTIP}','api/repos/wcdf/new')" />
            </menubar>
        </overlay>
    </overlays>

   
4) Editing settings.xml file 
Define the button for CDE  in Server
Un comment below code that you find at the end

<new-toolbar-button>1,New CDE Dashboard,CDE Dashboard,api/repos/wcdf/new</new-toolbar-button>



Pentaho Offcial Documentation : 
https://help.pentaho.com/Documentation/6.1/0R0/CTools/Activate_CDE

Download the same as PDF file : Click Me.