Setting up PWS for UltraDev Live Data
PWS and select the Advanced tab.
in your directory tree for a site named: /Scaal. If it is not there,
create it by selecting at
the top of the tree, then click "Add."
the resulting window, enter the path (not a URL) to where you keep
the files for your site. This is where you keep your site files,
or you may actually keep your files inside c:\inetpub\wwwroot (to
save disk space).
the Browse button to locate the directory/folder on your computer.
Once you've done this, enter "Scaal" as the alias, then click OK.
a look at your tree and confirm that "/Scaal" is listed in your
directory tree. (Note: If you did not select <home>
first, your new directory will be listed below some other URL directory.)
you already had /Scaal listed in your directory tree, select Edit
Properties and confirm the two entries are set up as described above.
By doing these steps, PWS will now acknowedge a URL of http://localhost/Scaal.
Now you need to tell UD how to use that address.
Edit > Preferences. In the preferences window, select "Preview in
Browser" and check the option that says "Preview using Live Data
Server." Then click OK to close the window.
we'll set up your site definition.
Site > Define Sites and select your site and "Edit." On the Local
Info panel, enter "Scaal" as your site name and browse to locate
the directory on your computer where you keep your site's files.
Local File List Automatically" should be checked, Link Management
HTTP field should just be "http://" and the checkbock below should
the Server Info panel, set Server Access to "Local Network" and
use the Browse button to locate the folder on your computer where
you want to keep your remote files. This will be C:\inetput\wwwroot\Scaal
if you decide that is where you want your remote files to be.
Check the option to Refresh Remote Files Automatically.
the App Server Info panel, set the Live Data Server to "Local Server"
and enter http://localhost/Scaal as the Live Data URL Prefix. This
tells UD's Live Data Server to look to PWS when previewing your
site...and it will find it as the URL I had you put in. UD now knows
where to find your site.
You can repeat this procedure for each site you want to build using
Live Data, substituting "Scaal" with your site alias.