Customize the login pages in IBM® Lotus® Connections to have the appropriate style and content for your organization.
About this task
You can change the appearance of the Lotus Connections login pages to meet your organization's needs. For example, you might want to replace the Lotus logo that is displayed on the login pages with your own company logo. Or you might want to include introductory text that is specific to your deployment.
- Copy the login.jsp file from the WAR file of one of the applications. You can access the file from the following directory:
- <WAS_home> is the directory to which you installed IBM WebSphere® Application Server
- <profile_name> is the profile to which you installed one of the Lotus Connections applications
- <cell_name> is the cell to which you installed the application
- <application_name.ear> is the EAR file name for the application
- <application_name.war> is one of the following files names:
- Activities: oaweb.war
- Blogs: blogs.war
- Bookmarks: dogear.webui.war
- Communities: comm.web.war
- Files: qkr.share.files.war
- Forums: forums.web.war
- Home page: homepage.war
- News: news.web.war
- Profiles: lc.profiles.app.war
- Search: search.war
- Wikis: qkr.share.wiki.war
file is the same for each application. You only need to make a copy of one instance of the file.
- Paste the file into the appropriate subdirectory of the customization directory.
Edit the login.jsp file or files to contain the information you want.
- To use the same login page for all of the applications, you would copy it into the common directory:
- If you want to create a different login page per application, copy the file into the appropriate subdirectory for each application. See Customizing the user interface for more details.
Note: For information on how to replace the logo on the login page, refer to the steps covered in Customizing the navigation bar.
Save and close the login page.
To test your changes, log out of the product. Refresh the web browser, and then go to a login page.
See Customizing the user interface for details on how to apply your changes permanently.
Parent topic: Customizing the user interface
Application property files