Below is the list of activities that are generally followed to create an app in the DronaHQ Studio
The user will create a user id and a password to create an account on DronaHQ Studio. The user needs to login with the same user id and password for future logins.
Create a Microapp
Once you login successfully, you will be able to see an account dashboard, wherein all apps created by your account will be seen. In Studio, any app that you build is known as Microapp. You can Add, Edit or Delete these microapps here. To create a new app, you need to click on ‘New App’ tab on top right corner and then click on ‘Create an App’ tab to continue.
Once you click on the create an app tab, you will be able to see a profile page for the new app.
- You need to add a name to the new app
- You need to add a description for the new app
- You can choose an icon to represent the app or you can upload an image of your own.
Once all details have been filled, click on the ‘Create App’ tab to continue.
Create a screen
In the Studio dashboard, the user will add a screen and also name the screen as desired. Screen are pages or slides of the application which will have content. There can be a single screen or multiple screen app. You can add, delete or duplicate a screen for your app.
The user will add desired controls customizing each control through its properties. Controls is a predefined list of generic components to be used to create a screen. You need to add the components which can be done by clicking on Controls. Once you click on controls, you will see a predetermined list of controls. You just need to drag & drop or just click on the control that you want to add to your screen.
Properties are features of each control that can be customized for its interface or experience
Once completed with adding desired controls, you can now Preview the screen. You can preview your screen according to your devices like mobile or desktop. In the mobile preview you can also choose the screen display which have predetermined screen sizes according to the mobile devices.
Export & Publish
Once satisfied, the user will publish the app.
Check on the app
User will then download the unified DronaHQ app from the app store / play store and then check on the micro app created.