Quickr for Domino provides preview function for documents in place. The preview function is enabled by default for most of file types, and *.pdf, *.html is disabled by default.
This article introduces how to customize Quickr for Domino to enable/disable preview function.
1. Enable and disable preview function
In Quickr for Domino, there is "preview_feature" section in the provided qpconfig_sample.xml(under domino_data_directory), we can use the parameter to enable and disable preview function.
By default, preview function is enabled, we can disable it by:
We can also customize the location of storing preview files in server set dirpath parameter.
For example, default path to store preview files on our current server is "C:\Program Files\IBM\Lotus\Domino\data\domino\quickplace", after I created an imported file as below screenshot:
We can find related preview file as below directory:
2. Enable preview function for *.pdf and *.html file.
In Quickr for Domino latest fixpack (for QD8.5.1, fixpack later than QD126.96.36.199; for QD8.5, fixpack later than QD188.8.131.52), there is an enhanced feature for preview function to enable *.pdf and *.html files. In gold or earlier fixpack version, such file types are not supported for preview.
In the related Quickr for Domino fixpack build, in the provided qpconfig_sample.xml, there is newly added parameter: "additional_preview_filetypes" under "preview_feature" section.
We can enable *.pdf and *.html format file to preview by adding below section into qpconfig.xml:
Below is the preview result after imported Preview_Guide_Quick_Domino.pdf.