Obtain the Sample Data

Set Up a Workspace

  • If you haven't already installed LabKey Server, follow the steps in the topic Install LabKey Server (Quick Install).
  • Open a web browser and navigate to a project where you can create a new folder. On a locally installed demo server, you can use the Home project.
  • Sign in.
  • Create a new folder to work in:
    • Go to Admin > Folder > Management.
    • Click Create Subfolder.
      • Name: "List Tutorial"
      • Folder Type: Collaboration.
      • Click Next.
    • On the Users/Permissions page, make no changes and click Finish.
  • Add the Lists Web Part:
    • Enter > Page Admin Mode.
    • Using the "<Select Web Part>" dropdown in the lower left, select Lists and click Add.
    • (Optional): Simplify the page by removing the Wiki, Messages, and Pages web parts. For each web part, select Remove from Page from the menu in the web part header bar.
  • Click Exit Admin Mode in the upper right.

Import a List Archive

  • In the Lists web part, click Manage Lists.
  • Click Import List Archive.
  • Click Choose File and browse to the [LabKeyDemoFiles]/Lists/NIMH directory, and select the list archive: ListDemo_NIMH_ListArchive.lists.zip
  • Click Import List Archive.

The list archive includes four lists interconnected with some specific fields defined as lookups to other lists. You can continue the tutorial using the newly imported set of lists.

Related Topics:

  • Connect Lists: Walkthrough the process used to create the list archive you imported.

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