Allows for integration between One Look and your application by passing the required parameters in the URL. Post Lookup allows for viewing, scanning, and importing while utilizing the index values passed in the URL.

To enable the Post Lookup button, send a request to

Post Lookup Example:

  1. Login to OneLook.
  2. Select a System Code.
    If the Post Lookup button has been enabled, the user will see the button after selecting a system code.

  1. Initiate a post from your customer specific application.
  1. Click Post Lookup.

Post Lookup Request Types and Results:

  1. View Request: Records matching the posted index(es) will be displayed on screen. Double-click a record to view the document. If there is a single record match, the document will automatically be displayed.
    Example URL: http://localhost/rvi/php/rvimainxml.php?rqstyp=externallink&sys=Z&i2=041901&usr=mckenzy

  1. Scan Request: (RVI PC Viewer must be installed.) Initiates a scan request by activating the RVI pc viewer scan window.
    Example URL: http://localhost/rvi/php/rvimainxml.php?rqstyp=externallink&sys=Z&i3=041901&usr=mckenzy&type=SCAN

    Once the scan is complete, return to the above screen to Accept, Continue, Do Not Accept the scan.
  1. Import Request: Initiates the import dialog in One Look.
    Example: http://localhost/rvi/php/rvimainxml.php?rqstyp=externallink&sys=Z&i2=041901&usr=mckenzy&type=IMPORT
    Click Select File to pick the file to be imported then click Upload.

URL Syntax:

URL Parameters:

  • System (sys) = System Code
  • User (usr) = One Look User ID
  • Index (i1, i2, i3 through i100) = Index Value
  • Type (type) = SCAN or IMPORT
    Do not include the type parameter for View request.


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