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IE plug in

Hello Comm,

How IE plug in effects the performance of a dashboard??

what are the pros nd cons of IE plug in usage. Thanks in advance for ur time

Regards,

Venkat

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Contributor III

Re: IE plug in

IE Plugin

Pros

  • Users can resize screen to fit
  • Users can run macros
  • Close fit to desktop view of document

Cons

  • Plugin has to be installed on each client
  • Plugin has to be uninstalled & reinstalled when server is upgraded
  • Extension objects not available
  • Only supported for IE not other browsers
  • Session collaboration not available

Ajax clientPros

  • No installation at client
  • Extension objects can be used
  • Session collaboration
  • Notes and annotations
  • Supported on various browsers

Cons

  • Screens cannot be resized by users
  • Object positions and size can vary compared to desktop client
  • Macros not available

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Partner
Partner

Re: IE plug in

Please check the below link:

Ajax Vs IE Plugin

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Contributor III

Re: IE plug in

IE Plugin

Pros

  • Users can resize screen to fit
  • Users can run macros
  • Close fit to desktop view of document

Cons

  • Plugin has to be installed on each client
  • Plugin has to be uninstalled & reinstalled when server is upgraded
  • Extension objects not available
  • Only supported for IE not other browsers
  • Session collaboration not available

Ajax clientPros

  • No installation at client
  • Extension objects can be used
  • Session collaboration
  • Notes and annotations
  • Supported on various browsers

Cons

  • Screens cannot be resized by users
  • Object positions and size can vary compared to desktop client
  • Macros not available

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Contributor

Re: IE plug in

Thanks for ur time sagar..... i got what i am looking for with ur reply..

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Contributor

Re: IE plug in

what about the performance of dashboard in both cases sagar????

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Contributor III

Re: IE plug in

IE Plugin requires software installation client side, but rendering is WYSIWYG. AJAX doesn't need any installation other than a browser, but it may lack some design options. I would suggest IE Plugin.

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Contributor

Re: IE plug in

ok , if i dont have any alerts and macros in my qvw then in this case also IE plug in is better to use??

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Partner

Re: IE plug in

At that time you can use either IE plugin or AJAX(Browser)