Use the region tag is used to define a specific UI layouts the connector supports. For example a region can define the UI layout used when a new work item is created.

Relationship with other tags

The region tag is the child tag of regions.

The region tag has the following child tag: formLayout, panelLayout.


The following example shows the XML for a region tag that has a formLayout child tag.

<regions resName="res" resFile="/META-INF/res/modelresource.xml">
   <region id="Default"   helpTopicId="f1_connector_sample_htm" >


Name Type Supports EL? Description
id String no Name of the region. It should be unique in the UI file scope.
helpTopicId String no Name of the HTML help file that is packaged as part of the JDeveloper connector extension.