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Configuring a screen layout

Suggest edit Updated on April 11, 2020

Determine the purpose of each area of the screen layout and identify the section to be placed in each area.

Before you begin: Ensure that you follow the steps in Harness form Adding a screen layout.
  1. Open the harness that you want to modify.

  2. Click the Screen layout, and then click the View properties icon.

  3. On the General tab, select a screen layout format, such as Header footer right, and click Submit.

  4. On the Harness form, drag a section into each region of the screen layout and complete the property panel for each region of the screen layout.

  5. Optional:

    To allow users to resize the screen layout, select the User resizable check box on the Panel properties dialog box for the appropriate regions in the screen layout.

  • Harness form Adding a screen layout

    Screen layouts determine the overall structure of your screen. They define the structure of a harness that is included in a composite portal. When you create a new harness it contains a screen layout by default. A harness can contain only one screen layout.

  • Screen layout properties

    Some layout properties might not be available if the harness is used as an app view, main area, inner harness, or page view.

  • properties panel

    Click the View properties icon in the header of the region of the screen layout to display the Properties panel for that region.

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