How to Locate the Application Server configuration file being used by the current instance of Alpha
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Web Applications/How to determine the location of the Application Server configuration file being used by the current instance of Alpha.xml
Alpha Anywhere and the Application Server each store server settings in a configuration file on the computer's hard drive. The location of the file being used by an instance of Alpha Anywhere or the Application Server can be determined using the function *[xb:a5_GetAppServerConfigFile()]*. For example:
Application Server Help Pages
/documentation/pages/Index/Application Server Help Pages.xml
Page links relating to the Application Server.
How to Determine the current Alpha Anywhere server version
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Web Applications/How to determine the current Alpha Anywhere server version.xml
In an A5W page, insert this code to display the version:
Alpha Five V11 Help Pages
/documentation/pages/Index/Alpha Five V11 Help Pages.xml
Improvements from Alpha Five V11.
How to Specify an Alternate Configuration File for the Classic Application Server
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Web Applications/Specify an Alternate Configuration File for the Application Server.xml
The Classic Application Server allows for an alternate configuration file to be specified. This is done through the use of a command line option, CONFIGFILE. For example, to launch the Application Server using a configuration file named TestConfig.xml in the root of the server's C drive:
Alpha Five V10
/documentation/pages/Index/Alpha Five V10.xml
Improvements from Alpha Five V10.
Running Multiple Instances of the Alpha Anywhere Application Server
/documentation/pages/Server/Guide/Deploy/Running Multiple Instances of the Alpha Anywhere Application Server.xml
Step by step instructions for running multiple instances of the application server:
Alpha Software: Release Notes for Alpha Anywhere (Alpha Five Version 12)- Build 2399-4351 8-Sept-2014
/documentation/pages/Index/Release Notes/_9975_Alpha Anywhere Version 3 - Build 2399-4351 8-Sept-2014.html
Multiple Instances of a Modeless Dialog Box
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Multiple Instances of a Modeless Dialog Box.xml
This script demonstrates how it is possible to launch multiple instances of the same modeless Xdialog box. When you run a script that displays an Xdialog box twice, the second instance simply replaces the existing Xdialog box, and you only end up with one open instance of the Xdialog box.
Getting Started With Alpha Anywhere - Build Your First Mobile App
/documentation/pages/GettingStarted/GettingStartedTutorials/Build a Mobile App/index.xml
Follow this step-by-step guide to your first Alpha Anywhere application to run in a mobile web environment.