FAQs

FAQs

Get answers to most common queries and questions for your problems

How do I login to the Hubway Connect Builder?

Just head to the Builder App. The Builder supports Google and Azure AD as authentication mechanisms, which allows you to...

What is a Hubway Project?

A Project is a logical grouping of related Entities (Tables in the Database) and Security configuration that satisfy a particular Business Reporting...

What is the difference between Project Name and Service Name?

Project Name: This is a descriptive name for the project. It is unique per user and can be modified any...

Why can’t I change the Service Name of my project?

Once the project is published, the user is not allowed to update the project’s Service Name anymore. This is to...

How can I exclude certain attributes of an Entity?

Go to the Project setup page → Entities tab. In the Exposed Entities section, click the 3 vertical dots next...

Why can’t I find the Entities that I want to add to my project?

If you are sure that you are using the correct Entity name and still you can’t find it, reach out to...

How can I identify all the Entities that are related to the first entity

Add the first Entity to the Project. Then go to Project Details –> Entities tab –> Click on the 3 dotted...

How can I setup Security on my Test or Production service links?

The Admin who has UserManagement role should log into the OutSystems Users App and create a User Group. Then create one...

How to create a Project in Hubway?

In this example we will see how to create a project using OrderManagement entities. Launch the Hubway Builder and create...

When my project has multiple versions, how can I get the Test or Production service links of a specific version?

Go to Project details screen, select a version from the versions dropdown. This will display the Test and Production service...

Why am I not able to decommission a project version?

Only the User who created the project or published the version or the System Admins can decommission a project version.

Why am I not able to publish a project?

Please check if you have added at least one exposed Entity in the Entities tab to make the publish button enabled....

What is the difference between draft and published versions?

Draft version takes the latest version of its Entity structure. So, any change to the Entity attributes will reflect in the...

What is the difference between Decommission version and Archive all versions?

While decommissioning a version only the selected version will be disabled in the project and its Test or Production service...

When should I create a new Project versus a new Version to an existing project?

We recommend that you create a new Project for every new Business Use case which has a distinct set of...

How does New Version work?

When you create a new project, Version 1 is automatically created for you in Draft mode. You can add the...

How can I get the Test or Production service links of my Project?

There are two types of service links: Version specific link and Generic link. Version specific link will expose the Entities...

I have published a project version. How should I unpublish or decommission it?

You can decommission a version through the Builder. To do this: Open the project Go to the Overview Tab Select...

Which OData methods are supported in Hubway?

Hubway services currently supports HTTP requests through GET, POST, PUT and DELETE methods.

I am prompted with a Sign in prompt while launching the Test or Production service links. What do I do?

The Sign in prompt indicates that the Project Admin has configured this project for Basic OutSystems Authentication...

Give me some examples on how to invoke my Test or Production service links with the supported OData methods?

Below table illustrates the list of functions, taking the Entities from the Order Management app as an example. Note: Replace...

How can I get the metadata definition for my Hubway service?

Launch the Test or Production service links in your Chrome browser and enter the credentials. The first line will have the link to the metadata definition...

How to GET data from my service using Postman?

Taking Order Management as an example, let us assume that we want to fetch all the OrderItems...

My Project has multiple entities with the same name. How to differentiate them while invoking the service link?

The same name can be used for multiple entities if they are part of different modules...

I receive “Authentication required” 401 error while launching the service endpoint URL. What do I do?

This error indicates that the Project Admin has configured this project for Basic OutSystems Authentication...

I get an error while launching the Test or Production service links. What do I do?

Contact the Project Admin to verify if you have the correct service link from the Project Details screen...

The Service endpoint returns only 1000 records per entity. How can I retrieve more records?

Hubway has set a limit to fetch only the first 1000 records. We encourage you...

How to achieve pagination in Microsoft Power BI?

Here is a reference article to loop through OData Entities...

Power BI establishes incorrect relationships between Entities. What do I do?

When you consume OData service in PowerBI, we have noticed that Power BI may automatically assume...

How to achieve pagination in Microsoft Excel?

In MS Excel, go to Data → New query → From Other Sources → Blank Query...

How to consume Hubway service in Microsoft Excel?

Copy the Test or Production service links from the Builder Project...

What credentials do I use to access when connecting to the Odata feed?

Select Basic Authentication while connecting to OData feed...

What are the Authentication mechanisms supported by Hubway?

Hubway Builder supports Google and Azure AD as authentication mechanisms...

How to grant access to Hubway Builder application?

The User Manager can login to OutSystems Users app grant one of the following roles...

How to grant access to the Hubway service links?

The User Manager can login to Outsystems Users app and follow the steps below...

What are the different user roles in Hubway?

The Builder can be accessed by the following roles...

What is meant by Deploying a Project?

This is an exclusive Hubway feature that enables you to setup a project in a Lower environment...

How to Deploy a Project?

Go to Builder app and open a project. If your project has multiple versions, select a right version. Then navigate to...

Who can Deploy a Project?

Anyone with DeployAdmin (HWSecurity) role can deploy a project...

What are the possible errors that I may face while deploying the project?

Hubway runs a series of validations before...

I have deployed my project to Production. Now, how can I access the service link in Production?

To get the version specific service link for Production, go to Overview tab of the Project...

What is the difference between Publish and Deploy?

Publishing a version means that the project version will be locked with its...

Where are the FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) in Hubway?

At the bottom right corner of the screen, click the question mark → FAQ icon...

How can I contact the Hubway Support team?

You can submit a Query, Bug or a New Idea to us by...

How can I write data into an Entity using Hubway service?

To allow the service to write data into an Entity, go to the Security tab of the Project Details...

How to insert data into OutSystems Entity using Hubway service within Postman?

Contact your Project Owner to get the service endpoint URL from the Builder...

How to update data in OutSystems Entity using Hubway service within Postman?

Contact your Project Owner to get the Test or Production service links from the Builder...

How to delete data from an OutSystems Entity using Hubway service within Postman?

Contact your Project Owner to get the Test or Production service links from the Builder...

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