Getting Started with the Oxygen XML Web Author Component


Before running the Oxygen XML Web Author Component, you need to register for the Oxygen XML SDK and ask for a development license from

Checkout Web Author Component Sample Project

There is a public sample Maven project stored on GitHub that you can use to build and run the Oxygen XML Web Author Component. Checkout the sample project before proceeding to the next section: Web Author Component Integration Sample Project.

Running the Web Author Component Sample Project

  1. To run the web application on a standalone application server (e.g. Tomcat), you first have to build your project .war file.

    To do this, right-click the main project and run Maven install, or directly in the command line, invoke the following instruction:

    mvn package
  2. Then you have to deploy the web-author-component-integration.war file found in the target directory of the Web Author Component sample project following the deployment procedure specific to your server. For example, you can find deployment instructions for Tomcat 9 here.

  3. To access the main page, you should access the link /web-author-component-integration/, relative to the URL of your server.