Adding Quickr Places to the Connectors using a URL

A customer found Add Quickr places to connectors via HTML link blog post from Michael Urspringer and wanted an easier way to populate the Connectors for users. Michael’s post said to use the following format;


I remembered that there was a major shift between 8.2 and 8.5 and that I had noticed (whilst resolving another problem) that some of the elements had changed. Thankfully when testing this on a Quickr 8.5.1 server I found that IE (for once) proved quite useful and gave me the following pop up. Also if you run DITrace.exe you’ll see the call being made.


The format you need to use is:


You’ll need to replace the server name and the placename. You will also need to authenticate if the user has not cached their credentials in the Connector.