How to add a microplate in ELN Page?

SUMMARY: ELN allows you now to add microplate in your page. The map of samples plated can be visualized in the ELN page directly. To add a microplate to ELN, follow the below steps: 1. Create a plate in Storage … Continued

How to add a reagents/solutions recipe in ELN?

SUMMARY: ELN now allows you to add recipe to the page inside a book. This can be very helpful, when you want to create solutions using LabCollector’s ELN. LabCollector allows you to now attach the entire recipe procedure with the … Continued

How to electronically sign the ELN pages?

SUMMARY: Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN) add-on is a replacement of paper lab note book that provides various features compared to paper lab notebook. In the LabCOllector’s ELN you can electronically sign the pages and also add erratum to the same. … Continued

What can be copy pasted from excel into Flat spreadsheet?

.sidebar{display:none;} SUMMARY: Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN), provides you with a rich text editor that allows you to use a page with many functions, like the photo, plate, chemistry editor, creating LabCollector links to reagents and supplies, copy-pasting from Word document … Continued

Workflow API

SUMMARY: The WF API works on the same logic as the LC API. Please see our manual on LabCollector and our manual on Workflow API. Required headers: • X-LC-APP-Auth (authentication) • Accept (return type) PUT Actions: execute_job Used to start an job … Continued

How to make graph in Flat Spreadsheet?

SUMMARY: Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN), provides you with a rich text editor that allows you to use a page with many functions, like the photo, plate, chemistry editor, creating LabCollector links to reagents and supplies, copy-pasting from Word document directly, … Continued

What is Flat & Zoho Spreadsheet Editor & how to enable it?

SUMMARY: Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN), provides you with various spreadsheets for creating graphs. ELN provides you with 2 spreadsheets: 1. Flat spreadsheet (simple) 2. Zoho spreadsheet (more like excel). 1. Flat spreadsheet It is enabled already. Generally you can find … Continued

How to use Flat spreadsheet & formulas in it?

SUMMARY: Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN), provides you with a rich text editor that allows you to use a page with many functions, like the photo, plate, chemistry editor, creating LabCollector links to reagents and supplies, copy-pasting from Word document directly, … Continued

How to use chemistry editor?

SUMMARY: The molecular editor is present in both the Chemistry module and ELN. Chemistry editor can be used to create a chemical structure and save it as a record. It also provides you the possibility to edit a chemical molecule … Continued

How do you use the Fx equation editor?

SUMMARY: Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN), provides you with a rich text editor that allows you to use a page with many functions, like the photo, plate, chemistry editor, creating LabCollector links to reagents and supplies, copy-pasting from Word document directly, … Continued

ELN permissions

SUMMARY: ELN (Electronic Lab Notebook) offers to configure permissions to each user as per the lab requirements. Each user can have a set of permissions configured by the supervisor ONLY. You can also set permissions for your book that you … Continued

How to replicate/import your excel in ELN?

SUMMARY: The ELN provides you with excel sheets like Flat spreadsheets and Zoho spreadsheets. You can easily replicate/import your excel files in ELN Zoho excel sheet, for this you need to follow the following steps:- 1. Import the excel file … Continued

How to change the language of ZOHO excel in ELN?

SUMMARY: The ELN provides you with excel sheets like Flat spreadsheets and Zoho spreadsheets. You can change the language of all new spreadsheet formulas in Zoho, you need to follow the following steps:- 1. Zoho account and editing the language … Continued

How to use Photoeditor SDK in ELN?

SUMMARY: Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN) offers various options to replace the paper lab notebook. You can link records like reagents, samples, create templates for pages or excel sheets, draw diagrams, upload images and moreover edit the images. ELN offers PhotoEditor … Continued

Linking records from LabCollector in ELN content

Linking data from LabCollector is very easy in ELN using the LabCollector icon . When you click on the content section in ELN Page the rich text editor opens and you can see the LabCollector option. This option allows you … Continued

Whats inside ELN Page?

The page in ELN offers you various options that allow you to link LabCollector data, create graphs, diagrams, attach associated files and validation by signing page. This helps you to replace paper lab notebook with many more functionalities. The contents … Continued

What is inside an Experiment?

The experiment in ELN offers you various options that allow you to create tasks list, link data inside LabCollector and to move the experiment to another book. This makes organizing your data simple and easy. When you create an experiment … Continued

What is inside a Book?

The book in ELN offers you various options to allow easy access and collaboration management. When you create a book you will see the below page. The contents of the page are explained below. The Index or the table of … Continued

Whats inside ELN’s content Rich text editor?

The rich text editor of ELN provides you with various options.  Each of them is described below.   The ELN uses HTML editing, so by viewing the page’s HTML or source code, you can see how elements on the page are handled as … Continued

How to create a Book, add an Experiment and a Page?

SUMMARY: Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN) allows you to create Books and add experiments and pages to the books. For example, if you are a researcher working on multiple projects, you can add books according to each project. Thus you nee … Continued

Graph in Flat spreadsheet

To create a Graph in Flat spreadsheet in ELN, go to the ELN add-on Select the Book, experiment and page where you want to create a spreadsheet. On the Page level you will find the Flat spreadsheet option. To read … Continued

TIFF Image usage

  TIFF image support in LabCollector ELN and photobank requires configuration. This will require temporarily stopping the server and all use of LabCollector while performing this configuration.   If you are hosted with AgileBio, simply request to have the appropriate image utility … Continued

API for ELN (v1)

1. URL URL: http://[labcollector_url]/extra_modules/eln/webservice/index.php?v=1 HEADER PARAMETERS: – X-LC-APP-Auth – Accept=application\json or Accept = text\xml Note: URL works with http and https 2. GET Recover data of books, experiments & pages. Mandatory parameter: UID (user identifier), supports numeric value or string … Continued

DO NOT add files on the rich text editor

If you want to attach files in a form module, please add files on custom fields. Go to ADMIN > DATA > CUSTOM FIELDS and create in the selected module a new field of type FILE (you can chose to … Continued

Manage user’s access (ELN)

For Super-administrator and administrator/PI only. Through ADMIN> Manage > Advanced Permissions, super-administrator can manage users’ permissions: Basic selection corresponding to actual LabCollector users’ permissions. Advanced selection: super-administrator defines PI for each group and PI can define specific user’s permissions. BASIC … Continued

How to use spreadsheets?

Two types of spreadsheet are available in LabCollector ELN: A web spreadsheet or flat spreadsheet based on html5 A JAVA spreadsheet WEB/FLAT SPREADSHEET To use the web/flat spreadsheet, click on Edit button at right. You have access to a spreadsheet … Continued

How to setup digital signatures on the LabCollector ELN

First, you need to have a license ELN + signature. First, activate OpenSSL and Curl on your PHP preferences: – Windows: open LabCollector Manager, in Settings > Configure Servers > PHP, edit PHP.INI and uncomment (by deleting the leading semi-colon … Continued

How do I print from ELN?

From the Home page go to ELN add-on  add-on print from LabCollector. A book in ELN offers a lot of flexibility than its paper counterpart which makes organizing the book in more easy way. You can create several books dedicated … Continued

ELN Workflows

SUMMARY: Why should I use workflows in my ELN? A workflow is a sequence of connected steps that can be used in a work organization or a process. Workflows are useful for routine experiments, helping to standardize the writing of … Continued

ELN templates

SUMMARY: ELN templates are a great way of speeding up and streamlining the layout and format of your experiment pages. There is already a default template but follow the below steps to create a custom template for ELN:- 1.Create a … Continued

ELN LabCollector principles

HOW TO WORK WITH THE LabCollector ELN A Lab Notebook is used to: Record and share experimental results Ensure traceability of research results (date, author, identity of samples, equipment usage) Capitalize on lab expertise and facilitate knowledge transfer Help you in a … Continued