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UI Feature Comparison

Updated: February 22, 2017 Page Information Edit on GitHub

This page list the features available on the Nuxeo Platform, either directly in the default distribution (Nuxeo Server) or using addons. It provides links to the relevant documentation and indicates if the features are available without any UI (through the REST API), in Nuxeo JSF UI or in Nuxeo Web UI.

Document Types

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Agenda Nuxeo Agenda N/A Nuxeo Agenda user documentation
Audio Nuxeo DAM Nuxeo DAM documentation
Box documents Nuxeo Live Connect Nuxeo Live Connect documentation
Collection Default distribution Developer documentation
User documentation
Domain Default distribution  
Email folder Nuxeo IMAP connector N/A Nuxeo IMAP Connector user documentation
Event Nuxeo Agenda N/A Nuxeo Agenda user documentation
Dropbox documents Nuxeo Live Connect Nuxeo Live Connect documentation
File Default distribution Files user documentation
Folder Default distribution Folders user documentation
Forum Nuxeo Forum N/A Forums user documentation
This addon is deprecated since Nuxeo Platform LTS 2016.
Google Drive documents Nuxeo Live Connect Nuxeo Live Connect documentation
Note Default distribution Notes user documentation
OneDrive documents Nuxeo Live Connect Nuxeo Live Connect documentation
Ordered folder Default distribution Folders user documentation
Personal workspace Default distribution  
Picture Nuxeo DAM Nuxeo DAM documentation
Section Default distribution Sections user documentation
Workspace Default distribution Document Types
Workspace templates Default distribution  
Video Nuxeo DAM Nuxeo DAM documentation

Document Creation

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Bulk import Default distribution Document creation user documentation
Cloud files creation Nuxeo Live Connect Box, Dropbox, Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive
Nuxeo Live Connect documentation
Form Default distribution N/A Document creation user documentation
HTML 5 Drag & Drop Default distribution N/A User documentation
Drag and Drop Developer documentation
Metadata processing at import Default distribution Binary Metadata

Document Modification

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Attachments Default distribution  
Bulk edit Default distribution
Nuxeo Spreadsheet

V1.0 Document modification user documentation
How to Customize the Bulk Edit Form
Cloud files edition Nuxeo Live Connect Box, Dropbox, Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive
Nuxeo Live Connect documentation
Copy/paste/move Default distribution Copying and Moving Documents
Edit Form Default distribution N/A  
Lock /Unlock Default distribution  
History Default distribution  
Versioning Default distribution User documentation
Developer documentation
Version / Document comparison Nuxeo Diff
Nuxeo Diff Picture

V2.0
V2.0
Developer documentation
User documentation

Desktop Integration

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Edit in native application from web application Nuxeo Drive N/A Documentation
Metadata edit from desktop Nuxeo Drive Documentation
Offline synchronization Nuxeo Drive Documentation
  WebDav User documentation
Developer documentation

Workflows

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Approval workflow Nuxeo JSF UI V1.0 User documentation
Developer documentation
Workflow How-To Index
Parallel workflow Nuxeo JSF UI V1.0 User documentation
Developer documentation
Workflow How-To Index
Approval and Parallel workflow may evolve.
Content routing Default distribution User documentation
Developer documentation
Workflow How-To Index
Workflow analytics Nuxeo Review Workflows Dashboards
This addon is deprecated since Nuxeo Platform LTS 2016.
Task dashboard N/A

Publication

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Publication approval workflow Default distribution N/A User documentation
Developer documentation
Publication targets Default distribution N/A Setting Publication Targets
Publication to media hosting websites Nuxeo Media Publishing N/A Publication of videos to YouTube and Wistia.
Nuxeo Media Publishing documentation
Still in consideration for Web UI

Browsing

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Dashboard (static) Default distribution N/A User documentation
How to Customize the Dashboard
Tree structure browsing Default distribution N/A Browsing Content
Tags Default distribution V1.0 Developer documentation
User documentation
Virtual navigation Nuxeo Virtual Navigation N/A Nuxeo Virtual Navigation developer documentation
This addon is deprecated since Nuxeo Platform LTS 2016.
Quick access to tasks Nuxeo JSF UI
Nuxeo Web UI
Quick access to recently viewed documents Nuxeo Web UI
Quick access to expired documents Nuxeo Web UI
Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Advanced search    
Elasticsearch Default distribution  
Faceted search Default distribution The Search tab default form (Elasticsearch) replaced the old Faceted search package.
Full-text search Default distribution  
Asset-dedicated search Nuxeo Web UI
Quick search Default distribution N/A Comes with suggestion and Elasticsearch by default.
Quick search with suggestion Default distribution N/A  

Security / Permissions

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Read / Edit / Manage permissions Default distribution ACLs developer documentation
Permissions user documentation
Deny permissions Default distribution Requires configuration
User invitations Default distribution Also available as an independent Nuxeo Package
Time-based permissions Default distribution  
Search on permissions Default distribution N/A Still in consideration for Web UI
Permission purge Default distribution N/A Still in consideration for Web UI
Permission Audit Nuxeo Groups and Rights Audit N/A Administration documentation
User documentation
Still in consideration for Web UI
Share with external users Default distribution Permissions user documentation

Audit

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
History Default distribution
Activity feed Nuxeo Web UI

Additional Features

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Alerts / Follow Default distribution Collaborative Features - Alerts documentation
Comments Default distribution V2.0  
Preview Default distribution User documentation
Developer documentation
Relations Default distribution N/A User documentation
How to Add New Relation Types
Still in consideration for Web UI
Trash Default distribution User documentation
Developer documentation
Thumbnail Default distribution Developer documentation

Export

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Excel export of content view Default distribution  
PDF export of documents Default distribution User Documentation
XML export Default distribution User Documentation
Zip export Default distribution User Documentation

Local Configuration

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Advanced search configuration Default distribution N/A  
Document content configuration Default distribution N/A  
Document types configuration Default distribution N/A  
Faceted search configuration Faceted search N/A  
Theme configuration Default distribution N/A Theme configuration defined on a space level for all users in JSF UI, at the application level for the current user in Web UI.
Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
User profile Default distribution  

Authentication

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
CAS2 Authentication CAS2 Authentication CAS2 Authentication documentation
Kerberos integration Kerberos Authentication Kerberos Authentication documentation
LDAP authentication Default distribution  
SAML 2.0 Authentication SAML 2.0 Authentication SAML 2.0 Authentication documentation
Shibboleth integration Shibboleth Authentication
Shibboleth Invitation Addon
Shibboleth Authentication admin documentation
Shibboleth Invitation Addon documentation

Application Administration

Feature Comes with UI possibilities Comment
API JSF UI Web UI
Monitoring Default distribution, Nuxeo Datadog reporter N/A Some monitoring features are available by default in the Admin tab of the Nuxeo Platform. You can complete these features by using addons, such as Nuxeo Datadog reporter.
Metrics and Monitoring admin documentation
Nuxeo Datadog Reporter documentation
Still in consideration for Web UI
Nuxeo Online Services Default distribution V2.0 nuxeoctl command for non UI apps. Admin tab for JSF UI.
OAuth configuration Default distribution V2.0  
Password encryption in configuration files Default distribution N/A N/A Sensitive Configuration Data Encryption
Power users Default distribution  
Update Center Default distribution V2.0  
User and Groups Default distribution  
Vocabularies Default distribution  
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