Configure general settings of a Live Application tile

In this topic, you learn how to add and configure a tile with the type Live Application.


  • There are no prerequisites.


  1. In the Cockpit, go to Administration and click Tile.

    Result: The table of existing tiles open.

  2. Click Add.

    Result: The Create Tile dialog opens.

  3. Enter a title for your tile.

  4. Click Create Tile.

    Result: The tile is created and the settings of the tile open in the Settings tab.

  5. Select Live Application as a Type for your tile.

  6. Select the application you want to run and enter start parameters.

  7. In the Information tab, you provide general information about your tile. The information given here are displayed on the tile on the launchpad.

  8. In the Tile in toolbar tab, you can set an alternative title of your tile that is shown in the toolbar. You can also hide the tile in the toolbar.

  9. In the Visibility tab, you can decide whether your tile should not be displayed on a certain device.

  10. In the Hide Launchpad Header tab, you can decide whether the launchpad header should not be displayed on a certain device.

  11. Click Save.


  • You have added and configured a Live Application tile.