Change the Value of One Data Entity Field Based On Another Field

To create a relationship to change the value of one data entity field based on another field, do the procedure in this topic.

Figure: New Relationship screen

New Relationship screen

Video: Build Your First Custom Entity

Prerequisites

How to Start

  1. Click App Builder.

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

    Click Data Entities Screen
  3. On the Data Entities Home screen, click Entities.

    Click Entities
  4. On the Entities screen, click an entity.

    Entities screen
  5. Click the Relationship tab.

    Click Relationship tab
  6. On the Relationship tab, click Add Relationship.

    Click Add Relationship

Procedure

  1. Complete these fields.
    Field Name Definition

    Name

    Function:
    Shows the display name for the relationship.
    Accepted Values:
    Read only.
    Example:
    Refer to:

    Parent Entity

    Function:
    Specifies the entity with which to create a relationship.
    Accepted Values:
    An entity from the list.
    Default Value:
    None
    Example:
    Refer to:

    Child Field Name

    Function:
    Specifies the dependent field for an entity that is a child of this entity.
    Accepted Values:
    One line of text that can have spaces.
    Default Value:
    None
    Example:
    Refer to:
    Limitations:

    Child Field Display Name

    Function:
    Specifies the name that shows in AgilePoint NX for the relationship.
    Accepted Values:
    One line of text that can have spaces.
    Default Value:
    None
    Example:
    Refer to:
  2. (Optional) Complete this field.
    Field Name Definition

    Description

    Function:
    Specifies the description of the relationship.
    Accepted Values:
    More than one line of text.
    Default Value:
    None