OE Web Server Editor

You use the OE Web Server Editor to view or modify an OE Web Server instance properties that define the connection to the OpenEdge Explorer and the REST broker.

From the Servers view in the OpenEdge Server perspective, you can access the OE Web Server Editor in either of the following ways:
  • Double-click an OE Web Server instance.
  • Select an OE Web Server instance, right-click, and then select Open.
The OE Web Server Editor provides information in the following categories:
  • General Information - Provides the host name and other common settings.
  • Connection - Specifies the information for connection to the OpenEdge Explorer.
  • Publishing - Specifies the publish settings.
  • Timeouts - Specifies the time limit to complete server operations (Start and Stop).

General Information

You can modify the following General Information properties in the OE Web Server Editor:

Option Description
Server name The name of the OE Web Server.
Host name The name of the host machine.
Runtime Environment The current runtime environment. You can click the drop-down list or the Runtime Environment link to change to a different OpenEdge AVM runtime or OpenEdge version.


You can modify the following OpenEdge Explorer properties in the OE Web Server Editor:

Option Description
OpenEdge Explorer connection The name of an existing OpenEdge Explorer connection. To add a connection, click Configure .
Broker To choose from a list of available REST brokers, click the drop-down arrow. To refresh the list, click Refresh.
Note: Remember that you cannot create a new REST broker in Progress Developer Studio for OpenEdge; to create a broker, use OpenEdge Management.


You can modify the publishing settings to choose one of the following options:

You can also set the publishing interval in seconds.


You can specify the time limit (in seconds) for completing Start and Stop server operations.

Note: You can start and stop the OE Web Server from the Servers view using the Start and Stop options on the OE Web Server's context menu.