- Download the installation files for one or more plug-ins from the following site: https://developer.ibm.com/urbancode/plugins/ibm-urbancode-build/. Do not extract the compressed files.
- Load the plug-ins:
- From the IBM UrbanCode Build user interface, click the System tab.
- In the Server group, click Plug-ins.
- On the Plugins page, Browse and locate the plug-in installation file and then click Open.
- On the Plugins page, click Load.
After the upload to the server is complete, the plug-in is listed on the Plugins page and available for immediate use.
Uninstalling a plug-in
To uninstall a plug-in, click System > Plug-ins, locate the plug-in, and then click the Delete icon.
Note: Before uninstalling a plug-in, verify that it is no longer in use. Deleting a plug-in which is being used by existing processes causes those processes to be invalid.
Perforce Quick Facts
P4V: Visual Client – (Included in the P4V Installer)
Provides access to versioned files through a graphical interface and also includes tools for merging and visualizing code evolution.
P4Merge: Visual Merge Tool – (Included in the P4V Installer)
Provides graphical three-way merging and side-by-side file comparisons
P4: Command-Line Client – (Included in the Perforce Server Windows Installer)
(Included in the Perforce Server Windows Installer)
P4Web: Web Client – (Included in the P4Web Installer)
Provides convenient access to versioned files through popular web browsers
P4D: Server – (Included in the Perforce Server Windows Installer)
Stores and manages access to versioned files, tracks user operations and records all activity in a centralized database.
P4P: Proxy Server – (Included in the Perforce Server Windows Installer)
A self-maintaining proxy server that caches versioned files remotely on distributed networks.
Plug-ins & Integrations
P4WSAD: Plug-in for Eclipse and WebSphere Studio
Access Perforce from within the Eclipse IDE and the Rational/WebSphere Studio WorkBench family of products
P4SCC: SCC Plug-in – (Included in the P4V Installer)
Enables you to perform Perforce operations from within IDEs that support the Microsoft SCC API including Visual Studio.
P4EXP: Plug-in for Windows Explorer – (Included in the P4V Installer)
Allows Windows users direct access to Perforce.
P4DTG: Defect Tracking Gateway – (Included in the P4DTG Installer)
Allows information to be shared between Perforce’s basic defect tracking system and external defect tracking systems.
P4GT: Plug-in for Graphical Tools
Provides seamless access to version control for files from within Adobe Photoshop, SoftImage XSI, Autodesk’s 3ds max, and Maya
P4OFC: Plug-in for Microsoft Office
Allows documents to be easily stored and managed in Perforce directly from Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project.
Tools & Utilities
P4Report: Reporting System
Supports leading tools such as Crystal Reports, Microsoft Access, and Microsoft Excel, or any reporting tool that interfaces with an ODBC data source.
P4Thumb: Thumbnail Generator
Creates thumbnails of graphics files managed by Perforce and stores the thumbnails in the server for presentation in P4V.
P4FTP: FTP Plug-in
Allows FTP clients like Dreamweaver, Netscape, and Internet Explorer to access files in Perforce depots.’
Links to Download: http://www.perforce.com/perforce/downloads/platform.html