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== Home of the Memento Wiki ==
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[[Dev:To be done]]
This is the home page of the Memento user wiki.
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===Wiki home — The Memento Database application===
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The Memento Database application is a personal & professional database application that comes in 2 editions, each of which run on various computing platforms. Memento Database runs within the Java Runtime Environment.
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<hr><hr>
  
== Introduction ==
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=== About the Memento Database application Editions & Platforms ===
'''<big>Welcome to the Memento Database wiki!</big>'''
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Yada intro, what's an edition, what's a platform, what's a release?
  
It was developed by enthusiastic users of the Memento Database app starting in 2016. Please stay tuned for the upcoming major update of the wiki later this year — '''the Memento Wiki 2021'''.
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==== About Memento editions & their platforms====
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*The Mobile edition &mdash; an edition that runs on mobile device '''''platforms''''', such as Google's Android OS and Apple's iOS OS.
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**The edition on the Android platform dates back to 2015 or earlier.
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**The edition on the iOS platform has not yet been released (as of Jan 2022 and is currently undergoing beta testing.
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*The Desktop edition &mdash; an edition first released in 2017, simultaneously for these platforms...
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**Microsoft's Windows PCs
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**Apple's MacOS PCs
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**Linux PCs
  
To make use the wiki '''right now''', note the ''banner menu'' at the top of the page. Together with this ''Home'' page, the menu is intended to be the primary gateway for you to access '''all''' the pages published in the wiki.
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====About Memento &mdash; Information about the Memento Database application====
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For information about Memento, see the [[About:Home|About Memento home page]].
  
For more about the Memento wiki, read [[About:WikiHome|this]].
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====About the Memento wiki &mdash; Information about the user-authored Memento wiki====
;[[How: Getting started with the wiki|Getting started with the Memento wiki]]
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For information about the user-authored Memento wiki, see [[Where is the wiki home page?]]
:Read here to see how to get started using the Memento wiki.
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<hr><hr>
  
====Getting started with the Memento Wiki ====
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===The '''''UI (user interface) & indices into it''''' &mdash; The '''''Presentation tier''''' indices (indexes)===
{{BeginNote|<Comment The banner menu directs folks here. I'll fill it in very shortly with material I mostly already have.>}}
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Like all indices, these provide direct access to the various facilities of Memento. The UI indices (one for each edition) are specific to the OS platforms it runs on.
{{EndNote}}
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=====Receiving Memento product updates=====
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{| style="width: 100%" <!-- Put these 2 launchers side by side -->
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==== [[Main:Mobile home|'''''Mobile edition home page''''']] &mdash; The '''''Mobile''''' Memento '''''UI''''' (user interface)====
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[[Main:Mobile index|The <u>index</u> to the Mobile edition of the Memento Database]]<br/>provides links to all the ''Wiki22'' (Memento wiki 2022) pages for the Mobile edition.
  
====Getting Memento Database support====
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See 
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==== [[Main:Desktop home|'''''Desktop edition home page''''']] &mdash; The '''''Desktop''''' Memento '''''UI''''' (user interface)====
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[[Main:Desktop index|The <u>index</u> to the Desktop edition of the Memento Database]]<br/>provides links to all the ''Wiki22'' (Memento wiki 2022) pages for the Desktop edition.
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|}
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====Getting Memento wiki support ====
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{| style="width:100%"
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<hr><hr>
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=== '''''Scripting index ''''' <small>&mdash; Navigating the Memento '''''Scripting tier''''' (Application tier) facilities &mdash; '''''Scripting''''' the Memento Database Application</small>===
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[[Main:Scripting index|The (almost entirely) edition-independent index to the Memento Database application]] provides links to all the Wiki22 (Memento wiki 2022) pages for scripting the Memento Database application.
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==='''''Database index''''' <small>&mdash; Navigating the Memento '''''Database tier''''' (Data tier) facilities &mdash; '''''Database & Data Structure''''' in the Memento Database application</small>===
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[[Main:Database index|The index to the (almost entirely) edition-independent index to the Memento Database application]] provides links to all the Wiki22 (Memento wiki 2022) pages for the Database & data structure areas within the Memento Database application.
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====qnote: Overview-column article types====
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===Support &mdash; Everything involved in supporting your use of Memento, Help, & the Forum and the Wiki===
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Yada
=====qnote: Articles=====
 
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=====qnote: Tips=====
 
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=====How-to=====
 
x
 
===== Techniques=====
 
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== Main index==
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====Wiki support====
This index gives you quick access to all pages in all sections of the wiki.
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Yada, link(s) to wiki support page(s)
  
=== Introduction===
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====Memento support====
The Memento database application, like most applications, is composed  of 3 parts: the user interface, the application, and the data structure. The index is divided into the following ''sections'':
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Yada, link to memento support
{{BeginNote|Add the following into the index tables}}
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* Memento overview - editions & platforms
 
* Database structure - libraries, fields, & entries
 
* User interface - Using the Mobile edition, Android platform
 
* User interface - Using the Mobile edition, iOS platform
 
* User interface - Using the Desktop edition, Windows platform
 
* User interface - Using the Desktop edition, MacOS platform
 
* User interface - Using the Desktop edition, Linux platform
 
* Making a database into an application - Scripting, Orchestration, etc
 
* Administration - backup/restore, Import/Export, etc
 
* Support - Yada
 
{{EndNote}}
 
  
;Memento Database: Information about the Memento Database app
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== =Bill=> Older stuff should by now be in linked pages, but is it? <=Bill= ==
;Overviews: Memento Database Overview
 
;[[Glossary]]: Words, terms, acronyms, & phrases in Memento
 
;[[Useful links]]: Links to additional or related information
 
;[[Releases]]: Publication of the Memento mobile & desktop apps
 
  
;Specifications:[[User Interface]]
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{{BeginNote|The following was from earlier versions of Wiki22 and has been related into its own page &mdash; the Home pages of each of the editions & platforms.}}
;[[How:Getting Started]]
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Here's more about the obsoleted information below.
:[[About:Bill's mementos]]
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{{EndNote}}
:[[About:Bill's tutorials]]
 
:[[About:Bill's examples]]
 
:[[Tutorial:Simple To Do List]]
 
:[[Tutorial:Simple To Do List Enhancements]]
 
:[[About:Color codes]]
 
:[[CaseStudy:Designing Memento databases:Photographic equipment]]
 
 
 
===The ''Mobile'' edition UI (User Interface) index: Use Memento===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
|-
 
!Overviews!!Specifications
 
|-
 
| style="width:100%;" text-align=center" colspan=2| The Android platform and soon iOS, too
 
|-
 
| style="width:25%;" | [[How:Data analysis|How:Data analysis (Slicing & Dicing)]]:<br/>(Sorting, grouping, filtering, aggregation, & charting)
 
[[Aggregation]]
 
<br/>[[Library Entries List screen|Entries List screen]]
 
<br/>[[Charting data]]
 
<br/>[[How:Slice & Dice Library Data]]
 
<br/> G[[Screens & cards]]
 
| style="width:25%;" |[[Libraries List screen]]
 
[[Library Edit screen]]
 
<br/>[[Library Entries List screen|Entries List screen]]
 
<br/>[[Entry Edit card]]
 
<br/>[[Entry View card]]
 
<br/>[[File Manager card]]
 
<br/>[[Attached Files card]]
 
<br/>[[Charting data]]
 
|}
 
  
==== Data Analysis in the Mobile edition &mdash; Slicing & dicing:<br/>Sorting, grouping, filtering, charting, aggregation ====
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====[[About:UI for database design|Designing a database & setting up the libraries]]====
{| class="wikitable"
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yada yada
! Topics !! Overviews !! Specs !! Guidance
 
|-
 
| style="width:25%;" | [[Slicing & Dicing]]
 
[[Aggregation]]
 
| style="width:25%;" | [[Library Entries List screen|Entries List screen]]
 
[[Charting data]]
 
| style="width:25%;" | [[How:Slice & Dice Library Data]]
 
| style="width:25%;" |
 
|}
 
  
===The ''Desktop'' edition UI (User Interface) index: Use Memento===
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{| class="wikitable" width="100%"
{| class="wikitable"
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! Overviews!!Specifications!!Help
! Topics!Overviews!Specifications!Help
 
|-
 
| width "20" | <big>Navigating the menus</big>
 
| width "20" |
 
<br/>[[Main Window menu bar]]
 
<br/>[[Library Window menu bar]]
 
| width "30" |
 
<br/>[[File]]
 
<br/>[[Edit]]
 
<br/>[[View]]
 
<br/>[[Data]]
 
<br/>[[Account]]
 
<br/>[[Help]]
 
| width "30" |
 
 
|-
 
|-
| width "20" | <big>Setting up Libraries</big>
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[[What is a Library?]]
<br/>[[What is Library?]]
 
 
<br/>[[Library Structure]]
 
<br/>[[Library Structure]]
 
<br/>[[Relationships in a Library]]
 
<br/>[[Relationships in a Library]]
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| width "25%" |
<br/>[[Creating a new library]]
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[[Creating a new library]]
 
<br/>[[Fields]]
 
<br/>[[Fields]]
 
<br/>[[Properties]]
 
<br/>[[Properties]]
 
<br/>[[Dependencies]]
 
<br/>[[Dependencies]]
 
<br/>[[Items]]
 
<br/>[[Items]]
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| width "20" | <big>[[Working with data]]</big>
 
| width "20" |
 
<br/>[[Creating an entry]]
 
<br/>[[Managing data]]
 
<br/>[[Rearranging data]]
 
<br/>[[Filtering data]]
 
<br/>[[Grouping data]]
 
| width="" "30" |
 
<br/>[[Entries]]
 
| width="" "30" |
 
|-
 
| width="" "20" |<big>Reports</big>
 
| width="" "20" |
 
<br />[[Overview]]
 
<br />[[Table Report]]
 
<br />[[Forms Report]]
 
<br />[[Jasper Report]]
 
| width="" "30" |
 
| width="" "30" |
 
|-
 
| width="" "20" |<big>Teamwork</big>
 
| width="" "20" |
 
<br />[[Overview]]
 
<br />[[Users]]
 
<br />[[Groups]]
 
<br />[[Permissions]]
 
<br />[[Shared Libraries]]
 
| width="" "30" |
 
| width="" "30" |
 
 
|}
 
|}
  
==== Data Analysis in the Desktop edition &mdash; Slicing & dicing<br/>Sorting, grouping, filtering, charting, aggregation====
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====[[About:Data analysis|Making your data work for you]]====
{| class="wikitable"
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yada yada
! Topics !! Overviews !! Specs !! Guidance
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{| class="wikitable" width="100%"
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! Overview !! Specifications !! Guidance
 
|-
 
|-
| style="width:25%;" | [[Slicing & Dicing]]
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| width "25%" |
[[Aggregation]]
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| width "25%" |  
| style="width:25%;" | [[Library Entries List screen|Entries List screen]]
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| width "25%" | [[How:Visualize data|Using the Entries List screen to visualize & analyze your data]]
[[Charting data]]
 
| style="width:25%;" | [[How:Slice & Dice Library Data]]
 
| style="width:25%;" |
 
 
|}
 
|}
  
<br>
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====[[About:Teamwork features|Teamwork features]]====
<hr><hr>
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yada yada
  
==Appendices ==
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{| class="wikitable" width="100%"
See [[About:Architecture of the Memento app]] to see how Memento works & is put together.
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! Overview !! Specifications !! Guidance
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|-
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| width "25%" | [[About:Users & user groups|Users & user groups]]
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| width "25%" | [[Permissions]]
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[[Shared Libraries]]
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{{HomeAppendixMenu}}
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==== ''Data Analysis'' in the ''Desktop edition'' (aka Slicing & dicing)<br/>Sorting, grouping, filtering, charting, aggregation====
  
===''Appendix: Scripting (extending) Memento'': Defining your own actions to be taken when events take place===
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{{NoteLine|As of Jan 2022, this section is merely a paste of the same section for the mobile edition. I don't have much experience with data analysis in the Desktop edition, so maybe someone (Beth, maybe with Ernst's help?) might fix it up to be accurate for the Desktop edition?  -Bill}}
The application section is made up of the Memento app itself and then, optionally, actions to be taken as specified by scripting by the user, as described [[Main:App tier index|in the App tier index]].
 
  
===''Appendices: Other'': Text that might go here or there and must be edited===
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Memento provides the ability to view entries in the Entries List as a straightforward list of entries. In addition, it provides an assortment of list features the user can use:
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* to ''sort'' or view the entries in various orders (sequences),
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* to ''filter'' the data to see only the entries you want to see, view entries in groups with subtotals,
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* to ''chart'' or view the entries' field values plotted on a chart to give the user a visual image of how the data values relate to each other,
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* and to ''aggregate'' or view totals & subtotals, averages, minimums, or maximums.
  
====Installation & settings====
 
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
! Topics!!Overviews
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! Topics !! Overviews !! Specs !! Guidance
 
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|-
| style="width:25%;" |Installation & settings
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| style="width:25%;" | [[About:Data analysis|Data visualization & analysis (Slicing & Dicing)<br/>''Sort/rearrange, group, filter, chart, aggregate'']]
| style="width:25%;" |[[Memento Settings]]
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| style="width:25%;" | [[About:Aggregation|Aggregating data]]
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[[About:Charting data|Charting data]]
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| width "25%" | [[Spec:Library Entries List screen|Entries List screen]]
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| width "25%" | [[How:Slice & Dice Library Data|Slicing & dicing (visualizing & analyzing) library data]]
 
|}
 
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====Import, export, synchronization, backup, & restore====
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<hr>
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<b><em><big>End of the new mobile UI section based on Beth's desktop up section</big></em></b>
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{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
! Topics!!Overviews!!Help
 
 
|-
 
|-
| style="width:25%;" | Backup & Restore
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!Overviews!!Specifications
| style="width:25%;" |[[Importing and exporting data]]
 
[[How:Importing and exporting data]]
 
<br>[[Formatting Templates screen]]
 
<br>[[How:Formatting Templates screen]]
 
| style="width:25%;" |[[How:Backup & Restore]]
 
[[Tips:File Attachments]]
 
|}
 
 
 
==== Cloud, platforms, & collaboration====
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
! Topics!!Overviews!!Specifications
 
 
|-
 
|-
| style="width:25%;" |Editions & Platforms
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| style="width:100%;" text-align=center" colspan=2| The Android platform and soon iOS, too
Cloud storage and Teamwork
 
| style="width:25%;" |[[About:Editions & Platforms]]
 
[[About:Cloud storage and Teamwork]]
 
| style="width:25%;" |[[Spec:Cloud Library Status card]]
 
|}
 
 
 
====Security====
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
! Topics!!Specifications!!Help
 
 
|-
 
|-
| style="width:25%;" |Library Protection
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| style="width:25%;" | [[How:Data analysis|How:Data analysis (Slicing & Dicing)]]:<br/>(Sorting, grouping, filtering, aggregation, & charting)
Privacy Policy
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[[Aggregation]]
| style="width:25%;" |[[Spec:Library Protection]]
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<br/>[[Charting data]]
| style="width:25%;" |[[Guidance:Privacy Policy]]
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<br/>[[How:Slice & Dice Library Data]]
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<br/> [[Screens & cards]]
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| style="width:25%;" |[[Libraries List screen]]
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[[Library Edit screen]]
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<br/>[[Library Entries List screen|Entries List screen]]
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<br/>[[Entry Edit card]]
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<br/>[[Entry View card]]
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<br/>[[File Manager card]]
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<br/>[[Attached Files card]]
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<br/>[[Charting data]]
 
|}
 
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====Products====
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==== Data Analysis in the Mobile edition &mdash; Slicing & dicing:<br/>Sorting, grouping, filtering, charting, aggregation ====
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
! Topics!!Overviews!!Help
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! Topics !! Overviews !! Specs !! Guidance
 
|-
 
|-
| style="width:25%;" |Memento Client Applications
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| width "25%" | <big>[[About:Data analysis|Data analysis (Slicing & Dicing)]]</big>
| style="width:25%;" |[[Memento Clients]]
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| width "25%" | [[About:Aggregation|Aggregation]]
| style="width:25%;" |[[Tips:Team for Business]]
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[[About:Charting data|Charting data]]
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| width "25%" | [[Library Entries List screen|Entries List screen]]
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| width "25%" | [[How:Slice & Dice Library Data|Slice & Dice Library Data]]
 
|}
 
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<small>[[#Index|Jump to the index]]</small>
 
 
<small>[[#The Memento Wiki|Jump to the top]]</small>
 
 
 
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Dev:To be done

Wiki home — The Memento Database application

The Memento Database application is a personal & professional database application that comes in 2 editions, each of which run on various computing platforms. Memento Database runs within the Java Runtime Environment.



About the Memento Database application Editions & Platforms

Yada intro, what's an edition, what's a platform, what's a release?

About Memento editions & their platforms

  • The Mobile edition — an edition that runs on mobile device platforms, such as Google's Android OS and Apple's iOS OS.
    • The edition on the Android platform dates back to 2015 or earlier.
    • The edition on the iOS platform has not yet been released (as of Jan 2022 and is currently undergoing beta testing.
  • The Desktop edition — an edition first released in 2017, simultaneously for these platforms...
    • Microsoft's Windows PCs
    • Apple's MacOS PCs
    • Linux PCs

About Memento — Information about the Memento Database application

For information about Memento, see the About Memento home page.

About the Memento wiki — Information about the user-authored Memento wiki

For information about the user-authored Memento wiki, see Where is the wiki home page?



The UI (user interface) & indices into it — The Presentation tier indices (indexes)

Like all indices, these provide direct access to the various facilities of Memento. The UI indices (one for each edition) are specific to the OS platforms it runs on.


Mobile edition home page — The Mobile Memento UI (user interface)

The index to the Mobile edition of the Memento Database
provides links to all the Wiki22 (Memento wiki 2022) pages for the Mobile edition.

Desktop edition home page — The Desktop Memento UI (user interface)

The index to the Desktop edition of the Memento Database
provides links to all the Wiki22 (Memento wiki 2022) pages for the Desktop edition.


Scripting index — Navigating the Memento Scripting tier (Application tier) facilities — Scripting the Memento Database Application

The (almost entirely) edition-independent index to the Memento Database application provides links to all the Wiki22 (Memento wiki 2022) pages for scripting the Memento Database application.

Database index — Navigating the Memento Database tier (Data tier) facilities — Database & Data Structure in the Memento Database application

The index to the (almost entirely) edition-independent index to the Memento Database application provides links to all the Wiki22 (Memento wiki 2022) pages for the Database & data structure areas within the Memento Database application.



Support — Everything involved in supporting your use of Memento, Help, & the Forum and the Wiki

Yada

Wiki support

Yada, link(s) to wiki support page(s)

Memento support

Yada, link to memento support



=Bill=> Older stuff should by now be in linked pages, but is it? <=Bill=


NOTE: The following was from earlier versions of Wiki22 and has been related into its own page — the Home pages of each of the editions & platforms.

Here's more about the obsoleted information below.


Designing a database & setting up the libraries

yada yada

Overviews Specifications Help

What is a Library?
Library Structure
Relationships in a Library

Creating a new library
Fields
Properties
Dependencies
Items

Making your data work for you

yada yada

Overview Specifications Guidance
Using the Entries List screen to visualize & analyze your data

Teamwork features

yada yada

Overview Specifications Guidance
Users & user groups Permissions

Shared Libraries

Data Analysis in the Desktop edition (aka Slicing & dicing)
Sorting, grouping, filtering, charting, aggregation


« NOTE: As of Jan 2022, this section is merely a paste of the same section for the mobile edition. I don't have much experience with data analysis in the Desktop edition, so maybe someone (Beth, maybe with Ernst's help?) might fix it up to be accurate for the Desktop edition? -Bill »


Memento provides the ability to view entries in the Entries List as a straightforward list of entries. In addition, it provides an assortment of list features the user can use:

  • to sort or view the entries in various orders (sequences),
  • to filter the data to see only the entries you want to see, view entries in groups with subtotals,
  • to chart or view the entries' field values plotted on a chart to give the user a visual image of how the data values relate to each other,
  • and to aggregate or view totals & subtotals, averages, minimums, or maximums.
Topics Overviews Specs Guidance
Data visualization & analysis (Slicing & Dicing)
Sort/rearrange, group, filter, chart, aggregate
Aggregating data

Charting data

Entries List screen Slicing & dicing (visualizing & analyzing) library data

End of the new mobile UI section based on Beth's desktop up section

Overviews Specifications
The Android platform and soon iOS, too
How:Data analysis (Slicing & Dicing):
(Sorting, grouping, filtering, aggregation, & charting)

Aggregation
Charting data
How:Slice & Dice Library Data
Screens & cards

Libraries List screen

Library Edit screen
Entries List screen
Entry Edit card
Entry View card
File Manager card
Attached Files card
Charting data

Data Analysis in the Mobile edition — Slicing & dicing:
Sorting, grouping, filtering, charting, aggregation

Topics Overviews Specs Guidance
Data analysis (Slicing & Dicing) Aggregation

Charting data

Entries List screen Slice & Dice Library Data