Customize the Properties dialog box

Customize the Properties dialog box when you want to choose which attributes the Properties dialog box will display for a selected object class.

For a description of how to use the Properties dialog box, see View object properties.

PRIVILEGES No special privileges required.

To customize the Properties dialog box:

  1. Select Tools | Customize and select the Properties tab.

  2. On the right-hand side of the Properties tab, select the object class whose attributes you want to customize. Expand the icon to see the list of the attributes that are currently displayed.

  3. On the left-hand side of the Properties dialog box, expand the icons labeled System Defined and User Defined to see the attributes that are available to add to the list.

  4. Do one of the following:

    • To add an attribute, select the attribute on the left-hand side and click the Add button. The attribute will move from the left-hand side of the Properties tab to the right-hand side.

    • To remove an attribute, select the attribute on the right-hand side and click the Remove button. The attribute will move from the right-hand side of the Properties tab to the left-hand side.

    • To change the order of an attribute, select it on the right-hand side and click the Up button to move it further up in the list and click the Down button to move it further down.

  5. When you have finished click the OK button to save the changes.

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