Last updated: 2019-02-10

Custom Meta Data Overview

Get started now: How to Add or Manage Custom Meta Data user guide

The Custom Meta Data Overview in the Repository Model main menu is where a Nodinite Administrator manages Custom Meta Datas.

Custom Meta Datas are part of the Repository Model and is a key feature of Nodinite. There is a specific article for the Custom Meta Data topic. Make sure to read and understand the basic concepts before continuing.


In the Custom Meta Data Overview you will find a sortable list of defined Custom Meta Datas. A large list of Custom Meta Datas can be narrowed down by typing characters into the filter text box.

Custom Meta Datas
*Custom Meta Data Overview with the list of defined Custom Meta Datas *

Manage Custom Meta Datas

The available functionality for Managing Custom Meta Datas are:

Add new Custom Meta Data

To create a new Custom Meta Data simply click on the "Add Custom Meta Data" button to open the Custom Meta Data editor.
AddButton

You can also clone an existing Custom Meta Data by opening the menu from the "Actions" button and click on the "Duplicate" menu item.
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Click 'Duplicate' menu item to clone an existing Custom Meta Data

Edit Custom Meta Data

To Edit an existing Custom Meta Data simply click on the link in the Name column or open the menu from the "Actions" button and click on the "Edit" menu item.
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Click 'Edit' menu item to edit an existing Custom Meta Data

Delete Custom Meta Data

To Delete an existing Custom Meta Data open the menu from the "Actions" button and click on the "Delete" menu item.
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Click 'Delete' menu item to Delete an existing Custom Meta Data

Restore deleted Custom Meta Data

To Restore a deleted Custom Meta Data you must first check the "Show deleted Custom Meta Datas " checkbox.

When checked deleted Custom Meta Datas will be included in the list*

Then open the menu from the "Actions" button and click on the "Restore" menu item.
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Click 'Restore' menu item to Restore a deleted Custom Meta Data

Export Custom Meta Data

To Export an existing Custom Meta Data open the menu from the "Actions" button and click on the "Export" menu item. This will open the Nodinite generic Export wizard.
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Click 'Export' menu item to open the Export Wizard

Copy API URI

From the "Copy API URI" modal you get the underlying REST API call that was made against the Web API. Simply click the "Copy API URI" to open the modal to get the query string.

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Frequently asked questions / Troubleshooting

You can create new, edit and delete Custom Meta Datas using the Nodinite Web Client.

How do I create a new Custom Meta Data?

Simply follow the user guide "Add or Manage Custom Meta Data".


Next Step

Add or manage Custom Meta Data

Custom Meta Data - Learn more about the definition of a Custom Meta Data
Repository Model - Learn more about the whole repository concept
Repository Overview - Manage the Repository Model within the Web ClientCS
Monitor Views - Associate Custom Meta Data with Monitor Views to view the evaluated Status in the list