Creating an attribute using the Attribute Creation Wizard

You may find it quicker to create a new attributes using the Attribute Creation Wizard.

If the object that you are adding an attribute to has not been saved and needs an Is Name? attribute defining (see Attributes), you will have to create this attribute first.

To create a new attribute using the Attribute Creation Wizard:
  1. In the Object Designer component, on the Business Objects tree, open the required business object.
  2. On the Actions list, click Attribute Creation Wizard.

The Attribute Creation Wizard starts.

  1. Complete the required information.

If you click in a field, help text appears at the bottom of the wizard page to help you complete the required information.

  1. Click Next.
    The Set Data Type Page appears.
    On this page, the values you need to specify change, depending upon the Data Type that you select. Again, help text is provided at the bottom of the wizard page.
  2. Click Next.
    The Set Boolean Values page appears.On this page, you specify whether you want the attribute to be included in the Audit Trail, and whether you want the attribute to have privileges related to it.
  3. Click Finish.
  4. Click .
    The attribute is added to the business object.