Intrexx Share 2.1 - New features

1. General

Embedded tooltips

Previously, many actions were opened in tooltip windows which lay above the existing content. For usability reasons, this has been changed in many places and switched to the embedded tooltips new in Intrexx 8.

Search

In the Intrexx Share plugin, you can define that content from Share posts, groups, events, photo albums and profiles should be included in the global search.

Searching in apps




In addition to the content, which belongs to a category, the applications, which are listed beneath the category filters on the News page, are now search through as well.

Navigation bar

The Navigation bar can now be reset to its original settings if modules have been moved with drag & drop.

Contacts and contact suggestions

Your contacts and contact suggestions are now summarized in one container.

Filters

Posts can now be marked as "Important" or "Urgent". Furthermore, the setting "Important" and/or "Urgent" from the plugin can be overwritten by the user. The corresponding filter can be found in the modules News, Groups, Events and Personal page. The entire Filter area in the left-hand column of Intrexx Share 2.1 has been reworked to improve the overview and usability.

Adjusting to width of Share

The various pages of the Share plugins have been completely revised and switched from a table layout to a DIV layout. This means that they, to some extent, behave responsively and adjust themselves automatically to the width of Share.

2. Profile

Personal settings

In the Personal settings, the appearance of Intrexx Share 2.1 can be adjusted. The round icon appearance for photos, contacts etc. can now also be selected instead of the standard square icons. Furthermore, the column width for the right and left column can be defined. The actions, such as "Share", "Remind me" etc. have been summarized to save space but if you would like to show them permanently, you can select that option here. The number of comments that should be should can also be defined here.

Email settings

The notifications via email can now be configured in a wide variety of ways.

Responding to pokes

Responding to pokes has been revised and simplified.

3. News module

Read confirmation




When creating a post, you can specify that you would like a read confirmation. A corresponding button will be shown in the post which the read can use to provide the confirmation.





The creator of the post will be shown the total sum of readers.

Colored highlighting of post visibility

The visibility of posts ("Everyone", "Contacts", "Private", "User-defined") is shown with a colored border around the image of the creator.

Share group filter

When creating a post with the visibility setting "User-defined", Share groups can now be selected as well. This allows you to create a post in multiple posts directly.

Appearance of photos and files in posts and comments

The appearance of photos and files in posts and comments has been revised. If files or images are uploaded in the file field of the post or comment, these will be differentiated in the view.

Hidden text

Text in posts that are too long are now no longer cut off but hidden with a fade-out.

4. Groups module

Multiple moderators can be defined for groups. The moderators are listed on the overview page in the group information and on the group's details page.

Group information

The information that is shown for each group by clicking on " Information" on the overview page has been redesigned.

Colored differentiation of group statuses

For group posts, the status (public, restricted visibility etc.) is depicted with a border around the preview image.

Confirming participation and applying for membership

Now possible on the News page.

5. Events module

Information




The additional information about events has been revamped.

Export appointment




Click on "Export appointment" to export the relevant event data as an ics-file that can then be integrated into Outlook or other calendars.

Colored differentiation of event statuses

Both on the event overview page and for the event posts, the status (public or private) is depicted with a colored border around the event image.

Participation

In an event, you can activate the setting that a post announcing the event is automatically generated on the News page. The participation buttons "Yes", "No" and "Maybe" are also available in this post. Furthermore, the post can be marked as important and/or urgent when the event is created.

Calendar plugin

In the Intrexx Share Events module, a calendar plugin has been defined for the "Event" data group. This plugin can be added to any calendar of your choice.

6. Filebox module

The appearance of photos and files has been updated.

Moving files




Files can now be moved to other folders directly in Intrexx Share.

7. Photos module




The "Photos" module has been revised in favor of improved appearance and simpler usability.

Multi-file upload

The multi-file upload is now also available on the edit page for photo albums.

Colored differentiation of photo album statuses

The status (public or private) of a photo album is depicted with a colored border around the preview image.

Clicking on pictures

Now, if a user clicks on a picture, a page will open where they can make comments and use the "I like this" action.

Start gallery

When creating a new album, you can activate an option to automatically create a post on the News page that the album has been created. The gallery view of the album can be opened either from the link in this post or on the album's view page.

Sort photos via drag & drop

The creator of the album can sort the photos via drag & drop.

8. Advertising module

Colored differentiation of advertisement statuses

The status of an advert ("Public") is depicted with a colored border around the advert image.

9. Connections




New or already available data records from the Share modules can be linked to one another or with data records from other applications by clicking on " Connections" (e.g. groups with groups, events with groups, events with photo albums, advertisements with groups, filebox with groups etc.).

10. Administration

If you are an Intrexx Share administrator, you have access access to the administration area. Click on the "Show more" button on the right-hand side of the navigation bar and then on "Administration". The settings made here apply to all Intrexx Share users.

Administration mode

The Administration mode is now signalized graphically.

Change the design of Intrexx Share




As well as the colors, page width, width for the left and right columns and the number of menu items in the navigation bar - with and without title - can be defined.

Miscellaneous




The following settings can be made here:

Profiles

In the administration area, deactivated users are now indicated.