The Profiler feature, introduced in Reflection for the Web 9.5, can be used to customize user access to menus, dialog boxes, and toolbars in web-based terminal sessions. This feature replaces and enhances the "user menu level" configuration options in previous versions.
The Reflection for the Web Profiler can be used the to restrict access to entire menus, dialog boxes, toolbars, or to specific items within them. You can select a level (profile type) and use the default settings for that level, or you can completely customize the menu items and dialogs that your end users will see.
The Profiler provides visual feedback to help you confirm which item is being enabled or disabled.
In earlier versions of Reflection, user access to menus was configured by specifying user levels from a configuration page within the Administrative WebStation. Existing sessions from these earlier releases will use a new profile setting that corresponds to the previous user level setting.
The Profiler is accessed from the session menu:
This section guides you through the choices for profiling menus, dialog boxes, and toolbars.
As the administrator, you can choose among several profile types provided in the tool, or you can change individual settings to customize the profile. After making your selections, click OK to save the new profile for that session.
Open the User Interface Profiler (or Profiler), and select from the Profile types drop-down list to view the settings that are associated with each profile.
You can lock or unlock entire menus or individual items on a menu. On the Menu profiling tab, double-click the menu or menu item to lock or unlock it. Click OK in the Profiler dialog box to include your selections in the profile.
Note: The disabled menu commands will not display when the end user connects to this session.
On the Dialog box profiling tab, click the name of a dialog box to open an image of it. In the dialog box image, click any setting to disable or enable access to that setting for this profile. Click the Update Profile button to include your selections in the profile.
Note: When the end user connects to this session, the disabled settings will display in the dialog box, but will appear dimmed and unavailable.
On the Toolbar profiling tab, double-click a toolbar item in the list to include it or exclude it from the profile. Click OK to include your selections in the profile.
Note: When an end user connects to this session, the disabled toolbar options will not be included on a displayed toolbar.
The following keys, and key combinations, can be used in the Profiler.