30. Chapter - Introduction to Web Groupware

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30.1. The Display Modes

Web groupware enables you to access email and groupware data such as calendars, tasks, contacts and notes using a standard web browser.

It can be accessed on the interface of the Intra2net system using the Groupware menu. When accessed from the Internet without using Remote Administration via HTTPS (Menu Usermanager > Groups : Administration rights), it opens directly after login.

30.1. The Display Modes

The web groupware can be used in different display modes. These are optimized for different browsers and end devices:

DynamicFor current browsers. High ease of use due to AJAX and dynamic background updating.
ClassicMaximum compatibility with simple or older browsers. Does not offer all functions of the dynamic display mode.
SmartphoneOptimized for smartphones and tablets with touch control. Clear presentation even on small screens. Addresses and calendar entries can currently only be viewed.

When logging on to the Intra2net system it is possible to choose which display mode is to be used. By default, the system automatically determines the most suitable display mode using browser recognition (the Automatic setting).

The following documentation refers to the dynamic mode.