Message Type Overview

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The Message Type Overview in the Repository Model main menu is where a Nodinite Administrator manages Message Types.

Message Types are part of the Repository Model and is a key feature of Nodinite. There is a specific article for the Message Type topic. Make sure to read and understand the basic concepts before continuing.


In the Message Type Overview you will find a sortable list of defined Message Types. A large list of Message Types can be narrowed down by typing characters into the filter text box.

Message Types
Message Type Overview with the list of defined Message Types

Manage Message Types

The available functionality for Managing Message Types are:

  • Add new Message Type
  • Edit existing Message Type
  • Delete Message Type
  • Restore deleted Message Type
  • Reindex selected Message Type
  • Export
  • Filter the list of Message Types
  • Sort
  • Copy API URL for use in custom Reports

Add new Message Type

To create a new Message Type simply click on the "Add Message Type" button to open the Message Type editor.
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You can also clone an existing Message Type 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 Message Type

Edit Message Type

To Edit an existing Message Type 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 Message Type

Delete Message Type

To Delete an existing Message Type 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 Message Type

Restore deleted Message Type

To Restore a deleted Message Type you must first check the "Show deleted Message Types " checkbox.

When checked deleted Message Types 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 Message Type

Export Message Type

To Export an existing Message Type 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.

Nodinite promotes the use of custom Reports


Frequently asked questions / Troubleshooting

You can create new, edit and delete Message Types using the Nodinite Web Client.

How do I create a new Message Type?

Simply follow the user guide "Add or Manage Message Type".


Next Step

Add or manage Message Type

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