Nuxeo Platform User Documentation

Nuxeo RSS Reader

Updated: July 31, 2019

This add-on is deprecated since Nuxeo Platform 6.0.

Nuxeo RSS Reader is a Nuxeo add-on which provides an OpenSocial gadget displaying RSS feeds.

It enables users to display the latest news of their favorite newspapers on their home page.

In order to be able to download and to use RSS Reader correctly, you need to install the Nuxeo Document Management module.

Configuring Available RSS Feeds

As an admin user you can predefine a list of RSS feeds for final users in order to propose a user-friendly list of choices.

Adding a RSS Feed

  1. From the RSS Feed tab in the Admin Center, click on Create RSS Feed.
  2. Fill in the page with the title and the RSS Feed address.
  3. Click on Create. The RSS feed is added to the list.

Managing the RSS Feeds

Once your list of feeds is created, you can decide which news you want to display first.

  1. Select the RSS feed that you want to move using the check boxes on the documents list.
  2. Click on Move to top or Move to bottom.

Removing a RSS Feed

  1. From the RSS Feed tab in the Admin Center, select the feed that you want to remove using the check boxes.
  2. Click on Delete. A window appears.
  3. Click on OK to confirm. The feed is deleted.

Using RSS Feeds on Your Dashboard

Even if you are not an admin user, you can manage your RSS feeds.

Adding the RSS Reader Gadget

  1. From your home page, click on Add gadget.
  2. Select RSS Reader in the list of available gadgets. The gadget appears on your home page.

Using the Defined RSS Feeds

  1. Click on Settings in the RSS Reader gadget.
  2. Select the feed you want by clicking on Select a defined feed.
  3. Click on Subscribe to confirm. The feed appears in the list of feeds received.

Creating a New RSS Feed

If the feed you want is not already defined, you can add it by yourself.

  1. Click on Settings in the RSS Reader gadget.
  2. Enter the RSS address of the feed and give it a title.
  3. Click on Subscribe to confirm. The feed is saved and available on your home page.
  4. Close the settings window. The latest news appear on your home page.

Removing a RSS Feed

  1. Click on Settings in the RSS Reader gadget.
  2. Click on Unsubscribe next to the feed that you want to delete.
  3. Click on OK to confirm. The feed is deleted.

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