Create a Hub Tool with Rappture Builder
This set of instructions takes you through creating and deploying a Hub tool based on C code. It describes how to use the Rappture builder to quickly create a GUI to deploy your tool on the...
Tool Development Workflow
This workflow describes how a vHub user may develop, test, troubleshoot, and deploy a new tool on the vHub site. This workflow assumes the user has developed the tool using the C language; the...
Hub Tool Directory Structure
When developing tools, use the recommended Hub tool directory structures and save yourself some grief.Hub Application Space Directory Structure This is the actual directory structure of your...
If you are behind a network firewall that requires you to use a web proxy with your browser, your Java environment will also need to use a proxy to connect to tool sessions. The default security...
Earning points in the Questions & Answers forum
Each question in the forum has its own "market" value, which reflects the level of community interest the question has generated. This is calculated by summing up the weighted number of answers,...
Customize your "My HUB" page
To change your "My HUB" page, simply click the Personalize button located in the upper-right corner of that page. The page will enter a customization mode where you may move modules around by...
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the difference between public, restricted, and private groups? How do I make a public group private? And vice-versa? How are groups managed? Who can see resources/wiki pages/discussions...
Frequently Asked Questions
What are tags? How do I create a new tag? How can I delete a tag? How can I remove a tag from a resource/group/my profile/etc? Is there a limit on the number of tags I can add to an item? Can I...
Group Guidelines & Tips
Ultimately it is the Admins that decide what the rules are for their group, but if you have been made a manager of a group, here are some suggestions for keeping your group happy:Manager...
Help! I'm getting a Java error!
Users may experience a Java error on Mac OS X if they are using Java version 1.3 and below. Please ensure your Java install is up to date.NOTE! For gecko browsers (Mozilla, Firefox, Camino), the...
How do I change my password?
We have multiple methods available to help you change your password. If you can't remember your password, go to the forgot password page to reset it. If you're already logged in, and simply wish...
How do I change my username?
Sorry, but login names cannot be changed. If this is poses a serious problem for you, please contact our support team.
How to Enable Cookies
In order to log in to this site, you must enable cookies in your browser. Instructions for enabling cookies in common browsers are listed below. If your browser is not listed, please check its...
How to enable pop-ups?
How to use WebDAV to access your HUB storage
WebDAV is the Distributed Authoring and Versioning extension to the standard HTTP/HTTPS web protocol. It allows a client to browse a remote filesystem, usually with a graphical browser that makes...
How to View/Download Video Content?
This hub relies on two formats of video files, MP4 (MPEG-4) mostly used for podcasts but also can be viewed directly on your computer, and Windows Media Player which is used by older lectures and...
I registered but cannot log in!
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I registered in the past but cannot log in anymore!
You may have entered an incorrect username or password. If you've forgotten either one, you can recover your username or recover your password. Just fill out the form, and we'll send your account...
I've lost my password!
Don't panic! Just click on the Forgot your Password link on the login page and enter the e-mail address for your account. A verification token will be sent to you. Once you have received the...
Rate a Resource
Rating a resource is quick and easy.Every resource has two sets of stars: the average rating and your rating. If you haven't rated a resource, you're rating will show up as a set of slightly...