To customize a widget, click on the ‘Applications’ tile in the Simplifier dashboard and choose the ‘Widgets’ tab
Press the ‘+’ button on the right to add a new one. You will be forwarded to the Widget Customizer.
There you’ll have two different tabs:
If you want to create a new widget, you will be forwarded to the Widget Customizer. There you’ll have 4 different tabs:
The first one describes all global settings of the widget.
The OpenUI5 tab contains the specific parameters and settings for the framework.
Now add a name and select the version. Optionally add a description, default binding-property, category and tags.
Switch to the tab OpenUI5 and enter the widget type – take a look at the constructor details in its API reference. It has to be the same as the UI5 control name. Use the wizard, to extract the widget data automatically.
So the template for the widget was filled in as well as the properties with the data type and default value.
Also the events and the aggregations with content type were generated. If the aggregations shall contain more than one control, they are marked as multiple.
After hitting the “Save” button, you’ve successfully created a new widget.
Within the overview, you can edit, take a look at the details, delete or copy a widget or take a look at the description, category, tags, and if it’s deprecated or not. In the overview you can also see behind the widget name which UI5 version this widget is compatible with.