Frequently asked question
In Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS, configure the About or Splash widgets to display guides or information about the web app. This is important when a web app is used to reach a much wider audience who may not be familiar with the interface or the objective of the web app. This article lists some suggestions on the types of information that can be displayed in the About window or on the splash screen.
Note: Refer to Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS: Live Sites Showcase to view a gallery of Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS public web apps.
The About widget
The About widget creates content that displays in the widget. Refer to Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS: About widget for more information on how to configure the widget. The About widget in a web app can be used to:
The Splash widget
The Splash widget creates content displayed on a splash screen. This screen opens before users interact with the web app. Refer to Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS: Splash widget for more information on configuring the splash screen. The Splash widget in a web app can be used to:
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