WebOffice documentation

This user manual serves as reference documentation of WebOffice 10.9 SP1 and all its expansion products. You can find a list of expansion products under Product Overview. This user manual will be delivered together with WebOffice on a DVD in the PDF format (WebOffice10.9-DVD\Documentation\...). A regularly updated online version of this user manual is available on https://resources.weboffice.vertigis.com/Documentation/WebOffice/.



For more details about the usage of the online help, please see chapter Usage of the Online Help.


The user manual is composed of the following parts:




Here you will find information about the product WebOffice and hints how to use this document.

What's new in WebOffice

This chapter provides you with information about new WebOffice 10.9 SP1 functionality structured according to release and service pack cycles.

System Requirements

This chapter describes the server- and client-side requirements that are necessary to install and use WebOffice 10.9 SP1.

Installation & General Information

Find here

a detailed description of a successful migration from older WebOffice version to WebOffice 10.9 SP1

a detailed description of a WebOffice 10.9 SP1 installation including a Getting Started chapter to set up a WebOffice project (incl. SampleProject)

concepts and best practises with WebOffice 10.9 SP1

system details with detailed description of the WebOffice application file structure

WebOffice author standalone

WebOffice author standalone as administration tool for the creation and editing of your projects - here you will find a comprehensive description with screenshots about the functionality of WebOffice author standalone.

WebOffice author (ArcMap extension)

WebOffice author is the administration tool for creating and editing your projects - you can find a comprehensive description with screenshots about the functionality of WebOffice author as ArcMap extension.

WebOffice clients

These chapters provide you with detailed descriptions of the clients in WebOffice 10.9 SP1 including screenshots about functionality:

WebOffice core Client

WebOffice flex Client

WebOffice mobile Client (deprecated)

WebOffice map widget

WebOffice extensions

Retrieve substantial information about the WebOffice extensions in this chapter:

WebOffice plot extension

WebOffice ePaper extension

WebOffice extract server extensions

WebOffice User Management

Here you can find detailed information about securing and maintaining your WebOffice 10.9 SP1 projects with WebOffice usermanagement.

WebOffice APIs

This chapter provides you with information about interfaces in WebOffice 10.9 SP1:

WebOffice URL call interface

WebOffice script API

WebOffice service API (synservice)

WebOffice Administration Page (SynAdmin)

Go through this chapter to find information about administration of WebOffice 10.9 SP1, project monitoring, security and upgrades.


Find here recommendations for an optimal operational management of WebOffice 10.9 SP1.

How To

Find here some step-by-step guides explaining certain use cases in WebOffice 10.9 SP1.

Troubleshooting and problem solution

This chapter shows how you can use WebOffice 10.9 SP1 to analyze and deal with potential problems.


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