CONFIGURATION

Creating a heading

In the General Settings pane:

  • Right-click on a dimension > Create Heading > Choice of type,

  • Right-click on a form > Create Heading > Choice of type,

The corresponding part then opens:

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

A Calculated Date heading has the following characteristics:

Name

Give this heading a name.

Description

Give the heading a description. The description is optional.

Indexing

Check this box to index the heading in the database. This enables you to accelerate searches, filters, imports when this heading is used as a criterion in searches, filters or imports.

Indexing of the headings makes it possible to improve performance on very specific cases.

Note

We strongly advise you to contact STILOG I.S.T. technical support if these types of needs are identified.

Display format

Choose the format for displaying this heading in VISUAL PLANNING.

The following formats are available:

Format

Example

dd/MM/yyyy

11/27/2017

MM/dd/yy

11/275/17

EEEE dd MMMM yyyy

Monday, November 27, 2017

dd/MM/yy

11/27/2017

MM/dd/yy

11/27/17

yyyy-MM-dd

11/27/2017

dd/MM/yyyy HH:mm

27/11/2017 20:50

dd/MM/yyyy h:mm a

27/11/2017 8:50 PM

EEEE dd MMMM yyyy HH:mm

Monday 27 November 2017 20:50

EEEE dd MMMM yyyy h:mm a

Monday 27 November 2017 8:50 PM

dd/MM HH:mm

27/11 20:50

dd/MM h:mm a

27/11 8:50 PM

dd/MM/yy HH:mm

27/11/17 20:50

dd/MM/yy h:mm a

27/11/17 8:50 PM

dd MMMM yyyy HH:mm

27 November 2017 20:50

dd MMMM yyyy h:mm a

27 November 2017 8:50 PM

MM/dd/yy HH:mm

11/27/17 20:50

MM/dd/yy h:mm a

11/27/17 8:50 PM

MM/dd/yyyy HH:mm

11/27/2017 20:50

MM/dd/yyyy h:mm a

11/27/2017 8:50 PM

yyyy-MM-dd HH:mm

2017-11-27 20:50

yyyy-MM-dd h:mm a

2017-11-27 8:50 PM

HH:mm

20:50

h:mm a

8:50 PM

dd.MM.yyyy

27.11.2017

dd.MM.yyyy HH:mm

27.11.2017 20:50

MMM yyyy

Nov. 2017

ww-yyyy

48-2017

According to the calendar

If necessary, select the calendar for the dimension to follow to calculate the differences between the dates.

Date

Select:

  • In the case of the dimension heading: the Date Hour type of heading or the “Now” value,

  • In the case of the form heading: the Date Hour type of heading of a dimension or the attribute of the event.

Operation

Choose between an addition and a subtraction.

Value type

Choose between Heading or Constant.

  • Choose the Constant value to enable the Constant characteristic below.

  • Choose the Heading value to enable the Heading characteristic below.

Constant

The constant must be an integer.

Numerical heading

Select:

  • In the case of the dimension heading: a numerical heading or a calculated numerical heading from the same dimension.

  • In the case of the form heading: a numerical heading, a calculated numerical heading or an attribute of the event (Number, Duration in hours, Duration in days, Load in hours, Load in days).

Unit of Time

The unit of time can be Day or Hour.

Modifying a heading

To modify a heading you must change the planner’s architecture template.

Warning

This is an important configuration task and should not be performed without careful consideration.

To modify a heading, select the heading in the General Settings pane. The corresponding part of the window is then enabled.

Modify the characteristics (see Creating a Calculated Date heading), then click on the Validate button.

If you do not want the modification to take effect, click on the Redo button.

Deleting a heading.

To delete a heading you must change the planner’s architecture template.

Warning

This is an important configuration task and should not be performed without careful consideration.

Deletion of a heading is definitive.

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