Home screen

The main screen for AgilePoint NX Data Entities.

Figure: Data Entities home screen

Data Entities home screen

Video: Data Entities Overview

Video: Build Your First Custom Entity

Examples

Prerequisites

How to Start

  1. Click App Builder.

    Build Apps screen
  2. On the App Explorer screen, click Data Entities.

    Click Data Entities Screen

Fields

Field Name Definition

Add Entity

Opens this Screen:
New Entity screen.
Function of this Screen:
Creates a custom entity.
Example:
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Add Picklist

Opens this Screen:
New Picklist screen.
Function of this Screen:
Creates a picklist you can use in entity fields
Example:
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Import Entity

Opens this Screen:
Import Template screen.
Function of this Screen:
Uploads an entity that uses an exported entity template from your local machine, and adds it to AgilePoint NX Data Entities.
Limitations:

This field is available in these releases:

Import Picklist

Opens this Screen:
Import Picklist screen.
Function of this Screen:
Uploads an exported picklist from your local machine to Data Entities.
Limitations:

This field is available in these releases:

Entity Statistics

Function:
Shows a summary of the entities in a graph.
Accepted Values:
  • Entities - Shows the total number of entities in AgilePoint NX.
  • Picklists - Shows the total number of picklists in AgilePoint NX.
  • Standard Entities - Shows the number of standard entities in AgilePoint NX.
  • Custom Entities - Shows the number of custom entities in AgilePoint NX.
  • Published Entities - Shows the number of entities that are published in AgilePoint NX.
  • Draft Entities - Shows the number of entities that are draft in AgilePoint NX.
  • Active Entities - Shows the number of entities that are active in AgilePoint NX.
  • Inactive Entities - Shows the number of entities that are inactive in AgilePoint NX.
Example:
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Recently Modified Entities

Function:
Shows the list of entities that are changed recently.
Accepted Values:
Read only.
Example:
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Quick Links [Entities]

Function:
Gives you easy access to entities.
Example:
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Quick Links [Picklists]

Function:
Gives you easy access to picklists.
Example:
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