New/Edit Function Dialog Box

The New Function f(x) dialog box enables you to create a new function to use in your data model. You can then edit functions from the Edit Function dialog box.

To access

New Function dialog box: Use one of the following:

  • In the Data Model Editor, click inside the function field (fx) for a column and select New f(x).
  • In the Virtualization Explorer, under Data Models, right-click the Functions folder, and select New f(x).

Edit Function dialog box: In the Virtualization Explorer, under Data Models, expand the Functions folder. Double-click a function to edit.

Relevant tasks

Define Rule Functions

See also

Rule Functions

User interface elements are described below:

UI Element Description

Enter a function. For details on the variables you can use to configure a new, custom function, see Define Custom Functions.

Name Enter a name for the new function or accept the default.
More... Opens the online help on how to define rule functions.