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Create IBM Worklight projects using Worklight Studio


Overview

Using Worklight Studio, create an IBM Worklight project for developing the following types of applications...

Hybrid application Written primarily in HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript. Runs within mobile browser. Can target multiple environments. Can access device capabilities using the Worklight JavaScript API. Can be extended with native code.
Inner application Written primarily in HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript. Runs within a packaged Shell component.
Shell component Provides custom native capabilities and security features that an Inner application can use.
Native application Targets a specific environment. Can use the IBM Worklight API for integration, security, and application management.


Create an IBM Worklight project and your first app

  1. Select File > New > Worklight Project.

  2. In the Project Name field, enter a name for your new project.

  3. From the list of project templates, select the template that applies to the first application in the Worklight project:

    Option Description
    Hybrid Application Create a Worklight project with an initial hybrid application.
    Inner Application Create a Worklight project with an initial inner application and point to a built shell component
    Shell Component Create a Worklight project with an initial shell component application
    Native Application Create a Worklight project with an initial Native application

  4. Optional: Select any of the following options to add the corresponding support to the application:

    Option Description
    Add jQuery Mobile To add jQuery Mobile support to the application. Identify the directory where the required files for jQuery Mobile are located.
    Add Sencha Touch To add Sencha Touch support to the application. Identify the directory where the required files for Sencha Touch are located.
    Add Dojo Toolkit To add the Dojo facet and Dojo support to the application. When you build a mobile web application, Dojo is included to create the native application, such as an iPhone or Android application.


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