Global Modify Dialog Box - Metasys - LIT-12011964 - Software Application - System Configuration Tool - 16.0

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The Global Modify dialog box allows you to modify common attributes of multiple items in the Metasys system. You can access the Global Modify dialog box for the selected items by selecting the Modify menu option from the Action Menu or the right-click menu.

Figure 1. Global Modify Dialog Box - Attributes Tab

Figure 2. Global Modify Dialog Box - Items Tab

Table 1. Global Modify Dialog Box Components

Screen Area/Item


Instructions Area

Provides tips to help you send global modifications.

Attributes Tab

Displays the list of common attributes available to modify for the selected items. Unauthorized modifications are disabled. Attribute value fields appear after the attribute name.

The check box next to an attribute is automatically selected when you make a modification in its value field. Modifications are sent for only the selected (checked) attributes.

Items Tab

Lists the selected items in table format and indicates:
  • if you are authorized/unauthorized to modify the items
  • the number of items to be modified


Sends the selected modification to the objects/items listed in the Items tab.


Closes the Global Modify dialog box without sending the changes.

Show Modify Results

Displays the Change Results Viewer in the display panel after clicking Send (when this box is checked).