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 the Previous/Next Topic
Display or Hide the Table of Contents Pane
Open a Product Version’s Documentation
Search the Current Product Version
Return to Documentation Home
Print the Current Topic
Share the Current Topic on Social Media
Translate the 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 for your browser:
In FireFox
In Internet Explorer
In Edge
In Chrome
In Safari
In FireFox
1. In the upper right corner of the browser window, click Open Menu , and select Options.
2. Click Privacy & Security on the left menu pane.
3. Under the “Cookies and Site Data” heading, click Clear Data.
The Clear Data dialog opens.
4. Select only “Cached Web Content” and click Clear.
5. Redisplay and reload the documentation topic page (Ctrl+F5).
In Internet Explorer
1. In the upper right corner of the browser window, click the Tools icon , Internet options.
The Internet options dialog opens.
2. On the General tab, in the “Browsing history” section, click Delete… .
3. Check “Temporary Internet files and website files” and “Preserve Favorites website data.”
4. Click Delete.
5. Click OK.
6. Redisplay and reload the documentation topic page (Ctrl+F5).
In Edge
1. In the upper right corner of the browser window, click the Settings icon , Settings (at the bottom of the menu).
The Settings dialog opens.
2. Under the “Clear browser data heading,” click Choose what to clear.
The Clear browsing data dialog appears.
3. Select only Cached data and files.
4. Click Clear.
5. Redisplay and reload the documentation topic page (Ctrl+F5).
In Chrome
1. In the upper right corner of the browser window, click the Customize and control Google Chrome icon .
2. From the menu pane on the left, click Privacy and security.
3. Click “Clear browsing data.”
The Clear browsing data dialog opens.
4. Select a Time range and check only “Cached images and files.”
5. Click Clear data.
6. Redisplay and reload the documentation topic page (Ctrl+F5).
In Safari
See Manage cookies and website data in Safari on Mac.
Go to the 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 or 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 Avalanche, 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 collected and 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 the Current Topic
To print the topic currently displayed in the topic pane, click the Print icon in the upper right corner:
Share the Current Topic on Social Media
To share the topic currently displayed in the topic pane on Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn, click the corresponding icon in the “Share this page” area in the upper right corner.
Translate the 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 page at Actian.com.