A new task has emerged, i need to make an internal crm database accessible to mobile phones. Since the iPhone is supported for Traveler 8.5.1, i decided to focus on this platform and the inherent capabilities it provides.
First i had allot of trouble getting things sized right for the screen, and then there was zooming issues. I finally discovered a way to help format the page correctly and disable zooming.
In the source view of the Xpage, go to the top and under the <xp:view> tag enter this tag in
It only affects the iPhone Safari and displays in its full size on all other browsers.
Other good news was the iPhone automatically turned the phone numbers into links. I made the email address a “mailto:” link, and that opens an iPhone email very fast without leaving Safari.
Tomorrow i will show how i got the iPhone Google maps application to map this address, and also map directions from your current location to the destination address.
And no, its not slow at all, and i don't have 3G.