VISUAL PLANNING 5.3 DOCUMENTATION

Multi-line Text Heading

DEFINITION

This is a type of heading in a dimension or a form.

The Multi-line Text type allows to write in a field all the text that is expected.

It can take a Default value.

SETTING

Create a heading

To create a Heading, you must go to Global Settings panel:

  • Right click on the chosen dimension's name> Create heading
  • or Right click on the chosen form's name> Create heading
  • or Right click on the chosen name's heading > Create heading

The lower part of Global Settings is then activated:

Specify the characteristics of the heading, then confirm by clicking on OK.

This setting is also accessible by another entry point (c.f Global Settings).

Characteristics of a Multi-line Text heading are the following:

Name

This is the heading's name.

Description

This is the heading's optional description.

Type

The Multi-line Text type is chosen.

Default Value

A default value can be used for the creation of a new resource or event.

It is possible to set this value with the global variables of the user:

  • $USERNAME
  • $GROUPNAME
  • $USEREMAIL
  • $USERFULLNAME

Modify a heading

The modification of a Heading involves an important change in the planner's architecture.

It is a powerful act of setting which should not be made without consideration.
(cf. precautions to take when modifying the settings)

The modification of a heading is done by selecting Global sttings in the heading's panel.

The lower part of the window is activated.

Then, modify the characteristics (cf. Create a heading), and validate by clicking on the OK button.

If the modification should not be taken into account, click on the Restore button.

cf. Modify a heading

Delete a heading

The deletion of a Heading involves an important change in the planner's architecture.

It is a powerful act of setting which should not be made without consideration.
(cf. precautions to take when modifying the settings)

Deleting a heading is irreversible.

cf. Delete a heading

USE

Display

These headings can be displayed like the other headings: cf. visual information

Use by other functions

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