(This feature is available for Daminion Server editions only!)
Once you have installed and activated the Web Client in Daminion, you can open your shared catalogs through the web browser. For instructions on how to do this, please refer to Activating Web Access.
Firstly, before you log on, you’ll need to create a username and password in the Daminion User Management window. For instructions on how to do this, please refer to User Management.
After you have logged on successfully, the Web Client will open the shared catalog in your web browser.
Overview of Web Client Workspace
In terms of interface and the way they work, Web Client and Daminion Desktop Client are quite similar.
The toolbar runs across the top of the Web Client workspace.
Your company logo. For how to change it and customize the color scheme to match your brand, please refer to the article Customizing the Web Client Interface.
Enter the tag you’re looking for in the Search box. Please read the article Searching and Filtering in Web Client to learn more about how these options work in Daminion Web Client.
Click to import files by specifying a file path or by dragging and dropping the respective files directly onto the window that opens. The size and the uploading status of each file are displayed next to its name.
Click to create new collections and manage existing ones. For more information, please refer to “Working with collections”
Click to create and delete users and to adjust their access rights. To learn more about how user management works in Web Client please refer to the article “User Management in Web Client”.
Click to adjust the catalog interface to your brand. For how to do this, please read the article “Customizing Web Client’s Interface”
Click to log out of the catalog as soon as your work session is over. It is very important that you do this when working with multiple logons. If you don’t, other users may be denied access to the catalog because all the available connections appear to be in use.
Note: When the browser is zoomed in, the Add file and Collections options are displayed under the three dots drop-down menu; when zoomed out, they are displayed on the toolbar.
The Status Bar is just below the toolbar.
When one or more images are selected, the following items appear in the status bar:
The Browser Window is the central area of the Web Client workspace, where all items are displayed.
Hovering the mouse over an item’s thumbnail reveals additional symbols.
Opens the Tag Editor.
Downloads the item onto your local drive.
Opens the item in an external application. You’ll need to activate this feature just once before you can use it. For instruction on how to do this, please refer Installing the Daminion Web-Client Assistant
Navigate through your categorized tags in the Tags Panel – displayed by default on the left-hand side of the browser window.
To learn more about tagging in Web Client, please refer to Tagging in Web Client.