On Top left of Entity Menu,


Step 1 - Click on "Create New Entity", a popup message will show to confirm if you want to create a new Entity.


Step 2 - Click "OK" to begin.



Entity configuration consist a list of several configuration settings which can be accessed by using an Entity Menu .

(Note: Entity Menu can be available anytime at the top right corner on screen once any entity is open).


All Icons on the Entity Menu are listed below with reference to its significance.


  1.   - This icon is used to edit the Entity Configurations. The most common property under Entity configuration is the "Entity Name" property which specifies the name of your entity. Its always a best practice to choose the Entity name that can uniquely describe and identify your entity and its scope. The Entity Configuration window provides a list of additional properties which can be helpful in specific needs or special purposes. All Entity properties along with their usage are listed in the table below:


Entity Item

Default value

Mandatory

                                 Description

Entity ID

N/A

Y

Entity ID is unique and its generated by system automatically.

Entity name

Entity Name

Y

User can edit default value -' Entity Name' to any user defined value as per business needs.

Template code

Responsive2016

Y

Active Entity Template Code

Theme code

Responsive2016

Y

Active Entity Theme Code

System code

EAF_XXX

Y

System Code for application Schema

Version

v001

Y

Version control of an Entity

Default search

N

Entity To Search by default when open Search Screen

Default insert

N

Entity To Save by default when open Entity Screen

Require workflow  

N

-

Workflow workqueue

N

-

Tab Condition

N

Whether the entity uses tab conditioning

Hide Tab

N

To hide the child tab

View mode

N

To open enity in view mode only

Load tab

N

-

Not to auto-create user

N

-

History flag

N

-

Copy all list

N

-

Show radio

N

Show radio button on the Search screen

Show Checkbox

N

Show check box on the Search screen

Not to show multi-result

N

-

Not to RSDefSearch

N

-

hisBuddhistFlag

N

-

ImageViewer

N

To add imageViewer app to the Entity


  1. -  This icon is used to save an entity. It's always a best practice to save entity after every configuration.


  1. -  This icon is used to save your entity as a new version. It's useful in cases where you can keep upgrading your entities without affecting your existing system.


  1. -   This icon is used to open the search preview of your entity screen. You can preview your entity in search mode once you have provided the table inside your module configuration and are working on partial configuration.


  1. -  This icon is used to open a Create/ Insert preview of your entity. You can preview your entity in create/insert mode once you have provided the table inside your module configuration and are working on partial configuration.


  1. - This icon is used to open the help screen.


  1. -This icon is used to open console and check activity logs.


  1. -This icon is used to open the smart data entry screen.