Created on 10-24-2019 | Last modified on 12-04-2020
Cannot Select a field in UDT Selection task window (opened from Custom Office, User-Defined Table Maintenance) for Sage 100
UDT field, even if it is a Key field for the User-Defined Table, is somehow not available as a Select Field to filter by an Operand
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There may be have been a problem that occurred during the creation of the User-Defined Table (UDT), or the User-Defined Field (UDF)
Try adding the following Note to the User-Defined Field Element in the Data Dictionary.
- From the Sage 100 Desktop, open File, Run, and then type the following command and press the Enter key to open a ProvideX command prompt: SYZCON
- At the ProvideX command prompt, type the following command and press the Enter key to open Data Dictionary Maintenance: DD
- In Data Dictionary Maintenance, click the Query Table View (binoculars icon) button to access the User-Defined Table (UDT)
- Note: The name will be in the format of M/M_UDT_Name, where “M/M” is the module code
- Click “2. Data Elements” to access that tab’s options.
- In the Data Elements grid, Double-click on the User-Defined Table (UDF) of interest to open the Element Description window.
- In the Element Description window, enter the following string into the Notes grid: udfRPTSEL$=”Y”
- Note: If udfRPTSEL$=”N” already exists, don’t add the string. Change the “N” value to “Y” instead
- Note: If the Notes grid already has another (different) string, you may append to the last with a comma.
- Example: If the Notes section has the following string: udfCTLTYP=”M” then append so it looks like this: udfCTLTYP=”M”, udfRPTSEL$=”Y”
- Click “OK” to close out of the Element Description window.
- Click “Exit” to close out of the Data Dictionary Maintenance window.
- To exit the ProvideX prompt window, type the following command and press the Enter key: BYE