Customizing Relations

Last modified on January 31st, 2017.


This section contains outlined instructions for how to customize the current set of relations defined in your project’s database schema.

Note that by default, the 'Schema Editor' displays a list of currently defined schema-based classes. In order to perform each of the tasks outlined below, it is necessary to first click on "Relations" in the 'Select' tab of the left sidebar to toggle the view to display a list of the currently defined schema-based relations.

 

Adding a New Relation

Below are the steps necessary to add a new relation to your project's database schema.

  1. Within the 'Schema Editor', ensure "Relations" is highlighted in the 'Select' tab of the left sidebar.

  2. Click the blue 'New Relation' button located on the toolbar, as shown below:

    Click the New Relation Button

  3. The view will update to display a 'New Relation' form. Here you can quickly type in a name, description and other attributes of your new relation.

    New Relation Form

  4. When you have finished entering information, click the 'Save' button located on the toolbar to persist your changes to your project's database schema.

 

Editing an Existing Relation

Below are the steps necessary to edit an existing relation in your project's database schema.

  1. Within the 'Schema Editor', ensure "Relations" is highlighted in the 'Select' tab of the left sidebar.

  2. Locate the relation you'd like to edit and click anywhere within the relation's displayed row, as shown below:

    Click Row to Edit Relation

  3. The view will update to display an edit form, where you can change attributes of the existing relation.

    Edit Attributes of Relation

    Note that the 'Schema Editor' only allows users to edit attributes of user-defined relations added to the default schema. All relations included in the schema by default are locked and you will only have the option of whether or not to hide them.

  4. Click the 'Save' button located on the toolbar to persist your changes to your project's database schema.

Customizing Relations

Last modified on January 31st, 2017. 


This section contains outlined instructions for how to customize the current set of relations defined in your project’s database schema.

Note that by default, the ‘Schema Editor’ displays a list of currently defined schema-based classes. In order to perform each of the tasks outlined below, it is necessary to first click on “Relations” in the ‘Select’ tab of the left sidebar to toggle the view to display a list of the currently defined schema-based relations.

 

Adding a New Relation

Below are the steps necessary to add a new relation to your project’s database schema.

  1. Within the ‘Schema Editor’, ensure “Relations” is highlighted in the ‘Select’ tab of the left sidebar.

  2. Click the blue ‘New Relation’ button located on the toolbar, as shown below:

    Click the New Relation Button

  3. The view will update to display a ‘New Relation’ form. Here you can quickly type in a name, description and other attributes of your new relation.

    New Relation Form

  4. When you have finished entering information, click the ‘Save’ button located on the toolbar to persist your changes to your project’s database schema.

 

Editing an Existing Relation

Below are the steps necessary to edit an existing relation in your project’s database schema.

  1. Within the ‘Schema Editor’, ensure “Relations” is highlighted in the ‘Select’ tab of the left sidebar.

  2. Locate the relation you’d like to edit and click anywhere within the relation’s displayed row, as shown below:

    Click Row to Edit Relation

  3. The view will update to display an edit form, where you can change attributes of the existing relation.

    Edit Attributes of Relation

    Note that the ‘Schema Editor’ only allows users to edit attributes of user-defined relations added to the default schema. All relations included in the schema by default are locked and you will only have the option of whether or not to hide them.

  4. Click the ‘Save’ button located on the toolbar to persist your changes to your project’s database schema.