Welcome to the Actian Documentation Portal : Using This Site
 
Using This Site
The Welcome to the Actian Documentation Portal page provides links to all Actian product documentation, whether hosted on this site or elsewhere.
The following topics explain how to use this site to access Actian documentation.
Clear Your Browser Cache
Go to Previous/Next Topic
Display/Hide the Table of Contents Pane
Open a Product Version’s Documentation
Search the Current Product Version
Return to Documentation Home
Print Current Topic
Share Current Topic on Social Media
Translate Current Topic to a Different Language
Go to Actian.com
Clear Your Browser Cache
To ensure that your browser is displaying the latest version of a topic, be sure to clear your browser cache. First, press Ctrl+F5. If this does not work, perform one of the following procedures.
In FireFox
1. In the upper right corner of the browser window, click Open Menu (three stacked bars), and select Options.
2. Click Privacy & Security on the left menu pane.
3. Under “History,” click Clear History.
The Clear All History dialog opens.
4. Select only “Cache” and click Clear Now.
5. Redisplay and reload the doc topic page (Ctrl-F5).
In Internet Explorer
1. In the upper right corner of the browser window, click the Tools icon, Internet options.
2. On the General tab, under “Browsing history,” click Delete… .
3. Check “Temporary Internet files and website files.”
4. Click Delete.
5. Click OK.
6. Reload the doc topic page (Ctrl-F5).
In Chrome
1. In the upper right corner of the browser window, click the Customize icon (stacked ellipsis), More tools…, Clear browsing data.
2. Select “All time” from the drop-down menu.
3. Check only “Cached images and files.”
4. Click Clear data.
5. Redisplay and reload the doc topic page (Ctrl-F5).
Go to Previous/Next Topic
To display the previous or next topic in the current document, click the Previous or Next icons, respectively, at the upper right corner of the topic pane.
If there is no previous or next topic to go to, the icon will be grayed-out.
Display/Hide the Table of Contents Pane
To display or hide the table of contents pane, click the Contents icon in the upper left corner of the topic pane.
Open a Product Version’s Documentation
The home page at docs.actian.com lists links for all versions of products. For example:
Clicking a link in the Version column opens a new browser tab and displays that product version’s documentation. Depending on the product, a link could take you to Confluence, Actian ESD, or another system on this site.
Search the Current Product Version
Note:  Search capabilities apply only to documentation hosted on docs.actian.com in this interface.
1. On the docs.actian.com home page, click the version of the product whose documentation you want to view. For example, for DataCloud Backup, click the “Cloud” link in the Version column.
The documentation for the product version is displayed in a new browser tab.
2. Above the contents pane, enter your search term in the search field.
3. Click the Search icon or press Enter.
Results within the current product version are displayed.
Return to Documentation Home
To return to the home page of the current product version’s documentation, click the Home icon above the contents pane:
To return to docs.actian.com home, click “Documentation Home” near the top of the table of contents pane.
Print Current Topic
To print the topic currently displayed in the topic pane, click the Print icon in the upper right corner.
Share Current Topic on Social Media
To share the topic currently displayed in the topic pane on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, or Google+1, click the corresponding icon in the “Share this page” area in the upper right corner.
Translate Current Topic to a Different Language
To use Google Translate to translate the topic currently displayed in the topic pane to a different language, click the Translate icon in the upper right of the topic pane.
Go to Actian.com
To jump to the Actian.com site, click the Actian logo in the upper left corner of the browser window.
Alternatively, click any of the menu items in the page header to jump to its corresponding area at Actian.com.