Link Settings

Navigate to the System Settings > Links subsection to see the list of URLs, which are used at user's dashboard and within email notifications. Here you can look through and edit the default links, as well as add your own ones. Such custom URLs can be used for separate groups of users or for differentiation based on the used language.

The table of Link Settings contains the list of parameters with the following information:
  • Name of the parameter
  • Value - the URL itself
  • Displayed text - the way the link is going to be displayed (optional)
  • Description - optional details on the listed parameter
  • Last change date

Within the guide below, you can:

Link Parameters

The List of Available Links

This section provides the details on the links, available in the system by default. Click on a particular one to expand the section with the detailed information on a link and see what it is used for.

  1. BUY_SSL_CERTIFICATE

    Link to the page where a user can buy an SSL certificate.

    Location: Wizard > SSL > Custom SSL > Buy SSL certificate

  2. DOCS_CLI

    Link to the Jelastic command-line interface documentation - Help > Jelastic CLI menu item.

  3. DOCS_COLLABORATION
    This link leads to the documentation about the rules of collaboration with other accounts. It is used:
    • in the Account settings > Collaboration section

    • within the first slide of the Jelastic welcome tutorial

  4. DOCS_CUSTOM_DOMAINS

    This parameter’s value defines link to the documentation about binding domains in the environment Settings > Custom domains section.

  5. DOCS_CUSTOM_SSL

    Link to the documentation about enabling Custom SSL for your Jelastic environment.

    Location: Topology Wizard > SSL > Custom SSL > Learn more.

  6. DOCS_DOCKER_CONFIG

    Link to the guide on basic Docker containers’ configuration, displayed at the Search tab within the Docker-dedicated section (of both environment wizard and Marketplace frames).

  7. DOCS_DOCKER_CREATE

    Link to the instruction on adding Docker container to an environment, which is displayed at the Search tab inside the Docker-dedicated section (of both environment wizard and Marketplace frames).

  8. DOCS_DOCKER_ENV_VARS

    Link to the instruction on Docker container environment variables’ management, which is located in the appropriate section of the Docker container settings frame (can be accessed through Environment Wizard or using the Additionally list for a particular Docker node).

  9. DOCS_DOCKER_LINKS

    Link to the instruction on Docker containers’ linking, which is located in the appropriate section of the Docker container settings frame (can be accessed through Environment Wizard or using the Additionally list for a particular Docker node).

  10. DOCS_DOCKER_PORTS

    Link to the instruction on binding ports for Docker containers, which is located in the appropriate section of the Docker container settings frame (can be accessed through Environment Wizard or using the Additionally list for a particular Docker node).

  11. DOCS_DOCKER_REDEPLOY

    Link to the documentation on Docker container update with another tag, located at the Redeploy frame.

  12. DOCS_DOCKER_RUN_ARGS

    Link to the instruction on setting custom startup file for Docker containers, which is located in the appropriate section of the Docker container settings frame (can be accessed through Environment Wizard or using the Additionally list for a particular Docker node).

  13. DOCS_DOCKER_USER_DEFINED

    Link to the guidance on custom Docker containers’ management. It’s located within the Custom tab of the Docker-dedicated section (of both environment wizard and Marketplace frames).

  14. DOCS_DOCKER_VOLUMES

    Link to the instruction on defining volumes for Docker containers, which is shown in the appropriate section of the Docker container settings frame (can be accessed through Environment Wizard or using the Additionally list for a particular Docker node).

  15. DOCS_ENV_ALERTS

    Link to the documentation about setting and managing Load Alert notifications.

    Location: environment Settings > Monitoring > Load Alerts.

  16. DOCS_ENV_ENDPOINTS

    This parameter’s value defines the link to documentation about attaching endpoints to Jelastic containers; is displayed at the environment Settings > Endpoints section.

  17. DOCS_ENV_EXPORT

    Link to the instruction on environment export feature, which is displayed at the environment Settings > Export tab.

  18. DOCS_ENV_IMPORT

    Link to the instruction on environment import feature, which is displayed at the New Environment > Import frame.

  19. DOCS_ENV_MIGRATION

    Link to the instruction on environment migration feature, which is displayed at the environment Settings > Migration tab.

  20. DOCS_ENV_MIGRATION_LIVE

    Link to the documentation on environment’s live migration between regions, that is displayed at the environment Settings > Migration tab within tooltip for the corresponding option.

  21. DOCS_ENV_REGIONS

    Link to the documentation on choosing environment region, located at the Regions tab within the Quotas & Pricing frame.

  22. DOCS_ENV_TRANSFER

    Link to the instruction on environment transferring, which is displayed at the environment Settings > Change owner tab.

  23. DOCS_FTP

    Link to the instruction on FTP-addon usage, which is shown at the appropriate installation frame and gives users some details on operating with nodes via FTP and FTPS protocols at Jelastic.

  24. DOCS_GIT_SSH

    This link is shown in the Account Settings > SSH Keychain tab and leads to the guide on connecting to the remote GIT repository by means of SSH keypair.

    The same link is used in the Account Settings > SSH Keychain > Private suboption.

  25. DOCS_HORIZONTAL_SCALING

    Link to the instruction on setting triggers for automatic horizontal scaling, which is placed within the environment Settings > Monitoring > Auto Horizontal Scaling subsection.

  26. DOCS_MANAGE_LIFECYCLE

    Link to the guide on application lifecycle management, that is displayed within the first slide of Jelastic welcome tutorial.

  27. DOCS_MARKETPLACE

    Link to the Marketplace documentation, which is displayed within the first slide of Jelastic welcome tutorial.

  28. DOCS_MULTI_REGIONS

    Link to the multi-region platform structure overview, which is displayed within the first slide of Jelastic welcome tutorial.

  29. DOCS_RDP_ACCESS

    Link to the instruction on establishing the remote desktop connection to Windows-based containers. To find it at the dashboard, expand the Remote Desktop list for any Windows node and click Info. The link will be displayed in the opened window, similar to the one below:

  30. DOCS_REFILL_ACCOUNT

    Link to the document with instructions on refilling the account.

  31. DOCS_SESSION_REPLICATION
    Link to the Jelastic documentation about session replication. It’s placed:
    • in the Environment topology wizard, on High Availability option switcher

    • within the first slide of Jelastic welcome tutorial

  32. DOCS_SOFT_STACK

    Link to the list of software stacks versions for the latest Jelastic releases; displayed within the first slide of Jelastic welcome tutorial.

  33. DOCS_SSH_ACCESS

    Link to the user’s documentation about accessing nodes via the Jelastic SSH gateway. It is displayed in the following sections:

    • Account Settings > SSH Keychain tab

    • Account Settings > SSH Keychain > Public subsection

  34. DOCS_SSH_GATEWAY

    This link refers to the instruction on accessing VPS via the Jelastic SSH gateway and can be found through expanding the Additionally list for any VPS node and selecting the Info item. The link will be displayed in the opened window, similar to the one below:

  35. DOCS_SSH_OVERVIEW
    This link leads to the overview on Jelastic SSH Access feature and the possibilities it provides. It is used:
    • at the account Settings > SSH Keychain section

    • within the first slide of the Jelastic welcome tutorial

  36. DOCS_SSL

    Link to the documentation about enabling Jelastic SSL.

    Location: Wizard > SSL > Jelastic SSL > Learn more.

  37. DOCS_VERTICAL_SCALING

    Link to the vertical scaling feature description, which is displayed within the first slide of the Jelastic welcome tutorial.

  38. DOCS_WIN_DEPLOY

    This link is placed at the IIS node > Publish info > Info frame and provides a user with the information on .NET projects deployment.

  39. DOCS_ZDT_DEPLOY

    Link to the description of ZDT-deployment for PHP applications, located next to the corresponding option check-box at the deployment frame.

  40. HOSTER_POLICY

    Link to the hoster’s Privacy Policy. It can be located on the sign-up widget.

  41. HOSTER_PRICING

    Link to the hoster’s page with pricing details, located at the Upgrade trial account > Learn about pricing menu item.

  42. HOSTER_SITE

    Link to the hoster’s page. A user can be redirected to the hoster’s home page by clicking on the logo at the dashboard.

  43. HOSTER_SUPPORT

    Link to the hoster’s support page - Help > Contact support menu item.

    Note that value of this parameter can be started with mailto: in this case a user will be redirected not to the hoster’s support page but to the form which can be filled in and sent as a message to the support team’s email.

  44. HOSTER_TERMS

    Link to the hoster’s Terms of Service. It can be located on the sign-up widget.

  45. HOSTER_TRIAL_SUPPORT

    Link to the hoster’s support for trial users.

    Value of this parameter can be started with mailto: in this case a user will be redirected not to the hoster’s support page but to the form which can be filled in and sent as a message to the support team’s email.

  46. JELASTIC_API_DOCS

    Link to the API documentation - Help > API docs menu item.

  47. JELASTIC_COMMUNITY

    Link, that leads to the Jelastic community from the dashboard.

    It is represented with the Go to community button:
    • at the sign in widget

    • in the dashboard menu

  48. JELASTIC_DOCS

    Link to the Jelastic documentation located in the Help menu.

  49. JELASTIC_VIDEOS

    Link to the Jelastic YouTube Channel located in the Help menu.

  50. REFILL_ACCOUNT

    Link to the hoster’s page for refilling the account balance. This parameter is not used by hosting providers with PBA/PBAS billing systems.

  51. UPGRADE_ACCOUNT

    Link to the hoster’s page for converting the account. This parameter is not used by hosting providers with a PBAS billing system.


Value

Value is a link itself, which is used at the dashboard and in the email notifications. It can be stated with some dynamic parameters, that are substituted automatically according to the users data. You can use such dynamic parameters:
  • %(lang)
  • %(session)
  • %(uid)
  • %(email)
  • %(balance)
  • %(status)
  • %(bonus)
  • %(group)
  • %(URL_DASHBOARD)

Displayed Text

Displayed text is the way the link, specified in the Value section, is shown at the dashboard and within email notifications.

For example, for the JELASTIC_COMMUNITY parameter it can be stated as following:
  • Value: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/jelastic?session=%(session)&url=%(URL_DASHBOARD)
  • Displayed text: community

Configurations

Expand the two-level list for the needed parameter (e.g. JELASTIC_COMMUNITY) in order to see the link’s info for a particular group (the first level of the list - all user groups by default) and language (the second level - the default language). These two values are preconfigured for each parameter and can be additionally adjusted.

Also, you can overwrite any link value by adding a new one for a particular group or language.

Below, you’ll find out how to:

Adding Link Value

Choose the parameter you want to add a new link to and click Add at the tools panel above. You’ll see the Add link window opened:

Here you need to specify:
  • Group - users’ group the link should be displayed to (you can choose all or a specific one: beta, trial, billing etc)
  • Language - the added link will be applied only for those customers’ dashboards, who are using this specified language (can be default or a specific one)
  • Link - a new link string
  • Displayed text - the way this link is going to be displayed for users (optional field)

Click Ok and confirm the changes by selecting the Apply button above the parameters list.

Editing a Link

In order to edit the parameter’s value, choose the appropriate link and click Edit at the tools panel above.

In the opened Edit link window, you can change the link’s Value and Displayed text (or Value only for the default settings).

When ready, click Ok at this frame and confirm the changes by clicking the Apply button above the parameters’ list.

Removing a Link

In order to remove a particular parameter’s value, choose the appropriate link and click Remove at the tools panel above.

To delete settings for a whole group (the first level of the expandable parameters’ list), you'll need to remove all the links it includes first.

Note that you can’t remove the initial default parameters’ values.