(SM) Support Tip : Customizing the Service Manager 9.4x Mobility Interface Header

Steps to modify the HP Service Manager Mobility Interface header text


Step 1: Browse to the <Tomcat installation directory>\webapps\<appname>\WEB-INF\classes directory, open the

             appbunddle.properties file

Step 2: Change App.Title value from HP Service Manager to Testing Header Name Change

Step 3: Save appbunddle.properties file  and restart tomcat


Steps to Modify the HP logo on Service Manager Mobility Interface


Step 1: Browse to the <Tomcat installation directory>\webapps\<appname>\WEB-INF\classes\META-INF directory, open the app.properties file with a text editor, update debug=false to debug=true

Step 2: Save the file app.properties and restart Tomcat

Step 3: Replace the hplogo.png with your customized logo at following location

C:/Program Files/Apache Software Foundation/Tomcat 7.0/webapps/mobility/app/resources/images/hplogo.png'

Step 4: Modify the override_std.less and below command to over write the hplogo

@mobile_logo: url("../images/hplogo.png");

Step 5: Save override_std.less file

Step 6: Generate CSS files by using Koala Application, follow these steps:

           6.1. Download Koala from http://koala-app.com and install this software on your computer.

6.2. Browse to the <Tomcat installation directory>\webapps\<appname>\app\resources\css directory

       and add the LESS folder to Koala by either drag-and-drop or click the button in Koala UI.

6.3. After overwrite the variables in override_ess.less, use Koala to generate the CSS file.

6.4. Click sm-mobile-ess.less, a panel will be displayed on the right. Click the Compile button to generate a CSS file

       with the name of sm-mobile-ess.css.



Test generated CSS files


To test the generated CSS files, follow these steps:

  1. Browse to the <Tomcat installation directory>\webapps\<appname>\WEB-INF\classes\META-INF directory and open app.properties with a text editor.
  2. Change debug mode to false.
  3. Save and close this file.
  4. Restart Tomcat and test Mobile Applications for both standard mode and employee self-service mode.