mApp Editor Menu Bar

Use the mApp Editor menu bar to access common mApp tasks.

The mApp Editor menu bar is dynamic so options vary depending on what is active in the mApp Editor Main Pane (ex: When the Object Manager is active, several additional options are available on the Edit menu; when a Grid is active, Print Grid and Export Grid options are available on the File menu).

File Menu

Action Description
Save mApp to disk Saves changes to the active mApp Solution.
Save As Saves the new or active mApp Solution as a named .mAppBP file.
Close mApp Closes the mApp Solution, but not CSM Administrator. If the mApp Solution is not yet saved to a named .mAppBP file, you are prompted to name and save it. If changes are not yet saved, you are prompted to save them to the active .mAppBP file.
Scan mApp Scans the active mApp Solution for potential errors.
Prepare mApp for Distribution Validates the mApp Solution to ensure it is complete and ready to be distributed to potential users or to the Cherwell community.
mApp Properties Opens the mApp Solution Properties window to define general mApp Solution properties and Features.
mApp Changes Opens a window to view the changes that will be made to the target system's definitions.

Print Grid

Only visible when a Grid is active in the Main pane.

Prints the active Grid.

Export Grid

Only visible when a Grid is active in the Main pane.

Exports the active Grid.
Exit Exits CSM Administrator. If you are working in a mApp Solution and have unsaved changes, CSM prompts you to save your changes.

View Menu

Selects what to display in the mApp Editor Main pane.

Action Description
Object Manager Opens the Object Manager Home page.
Definition Reviewer Opens the Definition Reviewer.
Business Object Opens the Business Object Editor so you can manage the active Business Object.
Relationship Opens the Relationship Editor so you can manage Relationships for the active Business Object.
Form Opens the Form Editor so you can manage forms for the active Business Object.
Grid Opens the Grid Editor so you can manage Grids for the active Business Object.
Arrangement Opens the Form Arrangement Editor so you can manage the Form Arrangement for the active Business Object.
Find Dependencies Displays the active Business Object's dependencies.

Scan Results

Only visible if a mApp Solution scan returns errors that still need to be resolved.

Opens the Scan Results window.

Edit Menu

Action Description
Cut Moves the selected item to the clipboard. You can then paste the item into a new location.
Copy Copies the selected item to the clipboard. You can then paste the item to a new location.
Paste Inserts an item from the clipboard to a new location.

Managers Menu

Action Description
Adaptive Layout Presets Opens the Adaptive Layout Preset Manager.
Attachment Manager Opens the Attachment Manager.
Automation Processes Opens the Automation Process Manager.
Business Hours Opens the Business Hours Manager.
Calendar Manager Opens the Calendar Manager.
Canonical Definitions Open the Canonical Definitions Manager.
Counters Opens the Counter Manager.
Dashboards Opens the Dashboard Manager, Widget Manager, Metric Manager, or Color Palette Manager.
Database Server Objects Opens the Database Server Objects Manager.
Document Repositories Opens Document Repository Manager.
E-mail and Event Monitoring Opens the E-mail and Event Monitoring Manager.
Expressions Opens the Expression Manager.
External Connections Opens the External Connections Manager.
Formats Opens the Stored Format Manager.
Group Maps Opens the Group Map Manager.
HTML Page Manager Opens the HTML Page Manager. This allows you to add an HTML page to a mApp Solution. To create/edit an internal HTML page, see Manage HTML Pages.
Images Opens the Image Manager.
Knowledge Opens Knowledge Mapping Manager, and Knowledge Source Manager.
Language Packs Opens the Language Pack Manager.
Locked Strings Opens the Locked Strings Manager.
One-Step Action Opens the One-Step Action Manager.
Prompts Opens the Prompts Manager.
Queues Opens the Queue Manager.
Reports Opens the Reports Manager.
Roles Opens the Role Manager (available only from the mApp Editor).
Scheduled Items Opens the Scheduled Items Manager.
Searches Opens the Search Manager.
Security Groups Opens the Security Group Manager (available only from the mApp Editor).
Site Manager Opens the Portal Site Manager.
Stored Imports Opens the Stored Imports Manager.
Stored Values Opens the Stored Value Manager.
Teams Opens the Team Manager.
Themes Opens the Theme Manager.
Twitter Account Manager Opens the Twitter Account Manager.
Visualizations Opens the Visualization Manager.
Web Services Opens the Web Services Manager.
Webhooks Opens the Webhooks Manager.

Tools Menu

Action Description
Directory Services Opens the Directory Services window to configure and manage the Directory Service integrations (ex: Active Directory, LDAP, etc.).
Export Schema Exports a mApp Solution Schema to an HTML file.
View Publish Log Displays the Published Blueprint Log.
Options Opens the Blueprint Options window, to define global database settings (ex: Timeout values, foreign keys, Transaction Log, Grid and Form display settings, etc.).


Action Description
mApp Help

Opens the online help.

Report Error

Opens the Report Error window so you can report an error to Cherwell.

About Opens an About window to view version and licensing information for CSM.