To get help on Service Studio you should launch the Integration Studio Help and look for what you need. If you don't find the information you were looking for, you should search for it in the OutSystems Community and more specifically in its forums. When neither of the searches return the information you need, you may directly contact OutSystems and submit your feedback.
How to launch the Integration Studio Help
The Integration Studio Help can be launched:
In the Help menu, select the Integration Studio Help option.
Contextual help: When you are working in Integration Studio, you can press F1 and Integration Studio help is opened directly to the topic related to the element that is currently selected.
When there is no contextual help for the element currently selected, Help is opened to the default topic page (corresponds to the entry page of the Help file).
In Integration Studio Help you can navigate by:
Link: Underlined text that is a hyperlink and jumps to another topic.
See Also section: this section includes all the topics that are related and that should be read in order to completely understand the topic.
Design icons and style sheet in Integration Studio Help
In Integration Studio you can find the following icons:
Did you know...? icon: Provides some interesting facts for your general knowledge.
Note icon: Provides notes that complete the statements and instructions provided.
Tip icon: Provides tips that you can use during the development of the extension.
Attention icon: Identifies situations where you must be careful during the development of the extension.
There are also some other design rules related to style sheets:
Drop-down hotspot and text: Presented in blue and in bold type, which changes to grey when the cursor passes over it and the ufollowing happens.
Example: This is a drop-down hotspot and text.
See Also section: A list of links to topics that are related to the current topic; this is always at the end of the topic and is in red and in bold type.
In a "How to..." table, the ";" indicates an OR statement; and the "." indicates an "AND" statement.
The OutSystems Community
OutSystems provides you with the OutSystems Community knowledge base where you can have access to tools and knowledge about the OutSystems Corporation, Application Development and Product Information.
In the community, you can also use the forums to find and share information with other developers. Forums are also very helpful for finding hints and tips for Integration Studio development.
Submit Feedback to OutSystems
Integration Studio also provides the possibility of contacting OutSystems Technical Support to submit problems or simply to send feedback about the OutSystems Platform. You can explicitly launch the Submit Feedback Window to post your comments or suggestions about Integration Studio or about the OutSystems Platform itself. When an error occurs in Integration Studio, the Submit Feedback window is launched automatically.