Develop a gadget for my.utwente.nl

Developer guidelines for third parties

Developer guidelines for third parties

In this document the guidelines to which gadgets developed by a third party have to satisfy are described.

General guidelines

  • Gadgets have to follow the code of conduct of ICT and internet use
    • Students can follow this link.
    • Employees can follow this link.
  • Gadgets have to be bilingual, Dutch and English.

Technical guidelines

  • In the element ModulePrefs in the gadget spec following attributes are obligatory:
    • title
    • description
    • author
    • author_email
    • thumbnail
  • Gadgets have to adjust dynamically to the browser window width.
  • Gadgets have to adjust dynamically to the height of the content in the gadget.
  • Links to new content has to open in a new window/tab page.
  • Gadgets have to be tested and working in often used browser like:
    • Firefox
    • Chrome
    • Internet Explorer
    • Safari