Customize the desktop client for Dimensions Build

The following customizations in desktop client are useful when you are working with Dimensions Build:

  • For project/streams that use search paths you need to display the deployment Stage ID of items in an Item window. In the Customize Views dialog box add Stage ID from the System Defined list on the left to the Items list for Files and Folders on the right.

    For details about customizing views, see Customize views.

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Your Items windows should now display the Stage ID of items:

  • To view ’Made of’ relationships relating source files and target files, open the Derived Item tab in the related object window for an Item window. In the Customize Views dialog box add Derived Items from the list on the left to the Items view on the right. For details about customizing views, see Customize views.

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The related object window for Items should now include the Derived Items tab:

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To view the relationship between source and target files select an item, right-click and select Open New Window. In the Items window on the left, select the item. In the related objects window on the right, select the Derived Items tab. In the example below final1.txt is made of target1.txt. final1.txt is used to make byproduct1.txt, finfin1.txt and finfin2.txt:

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