Editing an Existing Space Object - Metasys - LIT-12011964 - Software Application - System Configuration Tool - 13.2

Metasys SCT: System Configuration Tool Help

Product name
System Configuration Tool
Document type
User Guide
Document number
LIT-12011964
Version
13.2
Revision date
2020-01-21
Table 1 through Table 5 describe several methods to edit a single space object or multiple space objects. For instructions on how to relabel multiple space objects simultaneously using Microsoft Excel, see Updating Object Labels.
Table 1. Editing Space Object from the Spaces Tree

Step

Description

1

Select and drop a space object from the Spaces tree to the Display panel.

2

The Spaces Tree and the space object attribute details appear in the Display panel. Click Edit.

3

Modify the attributes of the space object as desired.

4

Click Save.

Table 2. Right-Click Menu from the Spaces Tree

Step

Description

1

Right-click one or more space objects in the Spaces tree and click Modify. The Modify dialog box appears. If you select multiple space objects, the Item tab in the Modify dialog box lists the space objects selected.

2

Modify the attributes of the space object as desired.

3

Click Send. To view the results of the modify, ensure you select Show Modify Results before clicking Send.

Table 3. Find and Replace from the Spaces Tree Editor

Step

Description

1

Open the Space Tree Editor (Facility > MUI Config > Edit Spaces Tree > ).

2

Select the Spaces in the tree on the left side of the panel.

Note: To select multiple Spaces in the tree, Ctrl+click multiple spaces individually or Shift+click to select spaces sequentially.
3

Right-click your selections in the Spaces Tree and select Find and Replace.

4

Enter the criteria for the Find field and the Replace field. To replace all matching text, select Matching Text. To replace all non-matching text, select Non-Matching Text.

Figure 1. Replace All

5 Click Replace All.
6 Click Save in the Spaces Tree Editor to save your changes to the Spaces tree.
Table 4. Global Modify Space Object from the Tailored Summary Viewer

Step

Description

1

Create an SCT Summary Definition for spaces. For more information on SCT Summary Definitions, see the Tailored Summary Viewer section.

If an SCT Summary Definition for spaces already exists, proceed to the next step.

2

Select multiple space objects from the Spaces tree. Click View > Tailored Summary Viewer. Select the SCT Summary Definition for spaces in the Available Tailored Summaries list. The Tailored Summary view of spaces appears.

3

Select multiple space objects from the Tailored Summary view of the spaces. Right-click and select Modify.

4
Modify the attributes of the space objects as desired.
Figure 2. Example of Global Modify Multiple Space Objects from the Tailored Summary Viewer

5

Click Send. To view the results of the modify, ensure you select Show Modify Results before clicking Send.

Table 5. Single or Global Modify from Global Search Results

Step

Description

1

Go to Query > Global Search.

2

Add a search location to the Search Location field. Click Add and select search locations from the Select Item window and click OK.

Or, drop a search location to the Search Location field.

3

Enter the search criteria. For example, you can search the term building. Click Search.

4

Right-click one or more spaces objects in the Global Search results and select Modify.

Figure 3. Example of Global Modify Multiple Space Objects from Global Search Results

5

Click Send. To view the results of the modification, ensure you select Show Modify Results before clicking Send.