Search

 

Version: 4.3.0 +

Applicable to: Futurama Editor/Futurama Website/Futurama Webservice/Futurama Export

 

Description

In the configuration of Futurama it is possible to set format settings. These settings are set in the format-section.

Configuration

Settings

Within the element the next code has to be included:


  
    

Next to this code, also within the element the next code has to be included:


  

The futuramaSettings element is the general part for more configuration settings. Within this element the format element is set.

Explanation

Within the format element some attributes can be set. Below the possible values of these attributes.

culture

This is the language setting Futurama uses while converting numbers and data to text. Notes:

  • this attribute can be used in Editor mode, Website mode, Webservice mode and Server mode.
  • the default value is 'en-US'
  • this attribute is optional. If this attribute is not included the default value is used
  • the selected culture must be available within the .Net Framework where Futurama runs on
lowerCaseXmlBooleans

Indicates whether the first character from booleans in xml starts with a lowercase or with an uppercase. According to the official xml-standard it is with a lowercase while Microsoft uses an uppercase. Notes:

  • the default value is 'false'
  • this attribute is optional. If this attribute is not included the default value is used
editorLanguage

Indicates the language the Futurama Editor is using for the formulas in the formula library.

  • the default value is 'en-US'
  • this attribute is optional. If this attribute is not included the default value is used
  • the currently possible settings are 'nl-NL' and 'en-US'
  • this attribute is only relevant in Editor mode

Compatibility

These configuration settings are available from Futurama version 4.3.0. In previous versions you can find the format settings in the generic appSettings section of the configuration file. If the new format section is not included in the configuration file of Futurama version 4.3.0 or higher, Futurama will switch to its compatibility mode. This means that the 'old' appSettings will be loaded. It is recommended to convert these old settings to the new configuration. Below the mapping between the old and the new configuration.

New configuration:

where:

{Culture} is value of:

Note: When this value is not entered, Futurama will switch to its default value in the old configuration situation. This old default is 'nl-NL'. This differs from the default value in the new configuration settings, which is 'en-US'! See also mentioned above at the explanation of the 'culture'-attribute

{Value} is value of:

{Editorculture} is value of:

Related Topics

- Cache: Settings regarding the caching of Futurama documents

- Debug: Settings to debug while developing with Futurama

- Identity provider: Settings how to use an external identity provider for determining the access to a website

- Log: Settings for displaying errors, warnings, information messages and developers messages

- Mail: Definition of the mailserver that is used to send e-mails with Futurama Vision

- Mapping: Settings for default locations of Futurama files

- Monitor: Settings for getting session information

- Rendering: Settings to allow Futurama to generate customized HTML

- Security: Additional possible security settings when using Futurama Website

- Server: Settings when using Futurama Export either in server or in batch mode

- Vision: Configuration of the connection between Futurama and Futurama Vision

External Links

- Microsoft: Culture-info abbrevations applied by Microsoft

Feedback

If you have any questions about this subject or if you want to provide us feedback please send us an e-mail.

Updated: 2013-05-24