Getting started with the Neptune App Builder

The following guide will provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to get started with the tool and teach you how to build a simple application.


  1. Visit the Neptune DXP Portal

  2. Login or Register: Use the graphical user interface to sign in to your existing account or create a new one.

    app builder getting started portal

  3. Explore the Neptune App Builder: Once logged in, you will see the first tile on the top left, which allows you to access the Neptune App Builder.

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app builder getting started new project 4. Create a New Project: Select Create New Project to start building your application using the Neptune App Builder.

If this is your first time using the Neptune DXP Portal, any application you create will be associated with your user account, creating a personal Sandbox area.

This means:

  • You will not be able to publish any application you create to the Marketplace

  • You will not have the options to assign the application to a specific account.

No Account option above the name of the application

app builder getting sandbox

Assigning to an Account (Optional)

If you are assigned to an account within the Neptune DXP Portal, you can create applications within your own Sandbox or within the account. Apps created within an account can be accessed by other members of that account.

Moving or Copying Apps between Accounts

To move or copy applications between accounts, switch on Advanced Mode and open the App Settings. From there, you can easily manage application transfers.

app builder getting started app settings

Changing the account and saving will prompt you to follow the necessary steps to complete the process.
Recent Apps

The five most recently worked-on applications will be displayed in the Your Recent Apps section when you open the Neptune DXP Portal again.

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Unlock Achievements

As you perform actions within the Neptune App Builder, you will unlock achievements. Each achievement provides a GIF demonstration of a specific functionality.

app builder getting started achievements

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By following these steps, you will be able to utilize the No-Code App Builder effectively and start building your own applications.

Learn more about the App Builder and how to get started with it by watching the following video: