How to Manage Toggle Configuration
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Toggle Configuration Managing toggle configuration is often an issue for teams who have built out large scale configuration systems with multiple servers. Changing toggle settings on the fly can become cumbersome when you need to ensure consistency across an entire fleet of applications.
Some teams manage toggle configuration via static files. This approach works well when the toggles being configured are fairly small and are being deployed to a small number of servers, but becomes less suitable as you move to larger scale.
Another way to manage toggle configuration is through the use of comments. This approach is simple and can be done by a single person, but it can also become cumbersome when the number of toggles increases.
A slightly more sophisticated approach is to use a preprocessor’s #ifdef feature to hardcode the toggle configuration. This approach is ideal for feature flags which are only being used for testing or exploratory development and will only need to be re-configured when they’re deployed to production.
One of the most popular ways to manage toggle configuration is through a centralized store, usually an application DB. The centralized store allows system operators and product managers to see, modify, and update toggles in a central place.
Many organizations choose to move toggle configuration to a centralized store because it makes managing the toggles easier and faster. It is a good idea to make sure that the centralized store is accessible by all team members, so that they can easily access toggles and their configuration from anywhere in the organization.
Besides, a centralized store also helps to ensure that toggles are consistent. This will ensure that the team can always access toggles and their configuration in case they need to update it during a testing or debugging session.
Toggles should be presented directly and in a standard visual design to help ensure that the toggles are easily accessible and understood by all team members. They should also be delivered immediately after a user clicks on them.
If a button triggers a dialog, the focus should shift to that dialog if the button is in the On state, or back to the main content when the button is in the Off state. Toggle triggers should also be positioned to allow the user to easily navigate between dialogs and buttons when they’re active.
In Storyline, you can use the Toggle Hidden or Disabled state triggers to hide objects and disable players when they’re in the On state. These triggers are exclusive to Storyline 360 starting with the July 2022 update, and are only compatible with project files that are created in that version of Storyline.
You can also toggle the On/Off states of your slide and player navigation buttons by using the Set State of Action option. In this case, you’ll need to change the trigger’s state to Toggle and create a trigger event that will update the object.