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  • Setting up a FREE SSL Certificate

    January 10th, 2019

    I recently put up a post saying there still so many sites still not using SSL. SSL Certificates are free and there are vast number of benefits you’re missing out on. Not only are there obvious security benefits, you also get caching, it provides trust, and gives your customers peace of mind when they visit the page...

  • Creating Dynamic HTML5 Pages in Niagara

    July 10th, 2018

    If you're starting to use a lot of HTML5 pages to show station data, creating hundreds of html files isn't the most efficient way to go about it. Using a small snippet of javascript can save you many hours of copy/paste while making your site easier to configure in the long-run...

  • Niagara Relativize Absolute ORDs

    July 1st, 2018

    You might be scratching your head over using relatvized ords, but if you plan to reuse PX pages and graphics consider using relativized ords...

  • Niagara Workbench Performance Tips

    June 20th, 2018

    When you're doing a lot of graphics in Workbench, here are some configuration changes you can make to increase performance...

  • Niagara Kiosk Mode Auto-Login...

    April 8th, 2018

    This KB shows you how to turn your Niagara station into a Kiosk mode with a auto-login feature. It uses a combination NW.js, Chromedriver, Selenium, and a small Python script...

  • N4 - Leave Your PX Pages In The Dust...

    February 17th, 2018

    Niagara 4 includes a more HTML5 focused architecture. Create a powerful Niagara dashboard that is completely configurable. There are a few different ways to present station data via graphics. This article focuses on the HTML5 profile...

  • Ax Graphics Migrated to Niagara 4- Known Issues

    February 17th, 2018

    Since the release of Niagara4 there has been growing confusion concerning the use of the "HTML5HxProfile".

  • How to Update Niagara from 4.2 to 4.3

    November 4, 2017

    Niagara 4.3 Install - How to Update from 4.2 to 4.3. There are a few items to watch out for when upgrading from Niagara 4.2 to 4.3.

  • Tridium Niagara AX and Niagara 4 licensing mechanism

    August 19, 2017

    A bit of knowledge share on Tridium Niagara AX and Niagara 4 licensing mechanism. Tridium licensing for JACE's, Workbench, and custom modules is simple and effective.

  • N4 Module Dev Mode - Environment Variables

    June 06, 2017

    When developing a web module, it’s a severe slowdown to have to rebuild your module and restart your station every time you want to test out a new change in your browser.

  • Building JavaScript Applications for Niagara 4

    June 04, 2017

    Getting started with N4 javascript web widgets. Although the docDeveloper for building javascript applications is very helpful, it misses out some key steps. Here's what to do in case you get stuck.

  • How to reset password for Niagara Ax/N4 station

    December 28, 2018

    If you've lost your station password in NiagaraAX 3.6, 3.7, 3.8 or N4, it can easily be reset via the .bog file. When the station is stopped, you can modify the station bog file and reset the password in offline mode.

  • Increase Memory to Niagara AX and stations

    January 10, 2016

    Increasing the allocated java memory to Niagara AX and running stations, you need to modify the file.

  • Modify Niagara Workbench splash screen

    January 12, 2016

    You can modify the Workbench start up splash screen using Winrar

  • Niagara Dev: Change JDK compliance level

    January 24, 2016

    If you need to use newer Java API classes you may have to change your JDK compliance level. This can be done by modifying the in your Niagara installation directory

  • Niagara Dev: Add 3rd Party Jar to Eclipse

    February 28, 2016

    Chances are you might need to use an external jar api within your niagara ax development project heres how to reference it:

  • How to redirect user to a specific html page

    May 28, 2016

    When a user logs in you want them to navigate to a specific web page, such as a html file, if so, then you need to modify the user's nav file in Workbench


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