mApp Editor Menu Bar

Use the mApp Editor menu bar to access common mApp tasks.

Note: The mApp Editor menu bar is dynamic so options vary depending on what is active in the mApp Editor Main Pane (ex: When the Object Manager is active, several additional options are available on the Edit menu; when a Grid is active, Print Grid and Export Grid options are available on the File menu).

File Menu

Action Description
Save mApp to disk Saves changes to the active mApp.
Save As Saves the new or active mApp as a named .mAppBP file.
Close mApp Closes the mApp, but not CSM Administrator. If the mApp is not yet saved to a named .mAppBP file, you are prompted to name and save it. If changes are not yet saved, you are prompted to save them to the active .mAppBP file.
Scan mApp Scans the active mApp for potential errors.
Prepare mApp for Distribution Validates the mApp to ensure it is complete and ready to be distributed to potential users or to the Cherwell community.
mApp Properties Opens the mApp Properties window to define general mApp properties and Features.
mApp Changes Opens a window to view the changes that will be made to the target system's definitions.

Print Grid

Note: Only visible when a Grid is active in the Main pane.
Prints the active Grid.

Export Grid

Note: Only visible when a Grid is active in the Main pane.
Exports the active Grid.
Exit Exits CSM Administrator. If you are working in a mApp and have unsaved changes, CSM prompts you to save your changes.

View Menu

Selects what to display in the mApp Editor Main pane.

Action Description
Object Manager Opens the Object Manager Home page.
Definition Reviewer Opens the Definition Reviewer.
Business Object Opens the Business Object Editor so you can manage the active Business Object.
Relationship Opens the Relationship Editor so you can manage Relationships for the active Business Object.
Form Opens the Form Editor so you can manage forms for the active Business Object.
Grid Opens the Grid Editor so you can manage Grids for the active Business Object.
Arrangement Opens the Form Arrangement Editor so you can manage the Form Arrangement for the active Business Object.
Find Dependencies Displays the active Business Object's dependencies.

Scan Results

Note: Only visible if a mApp scan returns errors that still need to be resolved.

Opens the Scan Results window.

Edit Menu

Action Description
Cut Moves the selected item to the clipboard. You can then paste the item into a new location.
Copy Copies the selected item to the clipboard. You can then paste the item to a new location.
Paste Inserts an item from the clipboard to a new location.

Managers Menu

Action Description
Automation Processes Opens the Automation Process Manager.
Calendar Manager Opens the Calendar Manager.
Counters Opens the Counter Manager.
Dashboards Opens the Dashboard Manager, Widget Manager, Metrics Manager, or Color Palette Manager.
Database Server Objects Opens the Database Server Objects Manager.
Document Repositories Opens Document Repository Manager.
Expressions Opens the Expression Manager.
External Connections Opens the External Connections Manager.
Formats Opens the Stored Format Manager.
Group Maps Opens the Group Map Manager.
Images Opens the Image Manager.
Knowledge Opens Knowledge Mapping Manager and Knowledge Source Manager.
One-Step Opens the One-Step Manager.
Searches Opens the Search Group Manager.
Site Manager Opens the Portal Site Manager.
Stored Values Opens the Stored Value Manager.
Teams Opens the Team Manager.
Themes Opens the Theme Manager.
Visualizations Opens the Visualization Manager.

Tools Menu

Action Description
Directory Services Opens the Directory Services window to configure and manage the Directory Service integrations (ex: Active Directory, LDAP, etc.).
Export Schema Exports a mApp Schema to an HTML file.
View Publish Log Displays the Published Blueprint Log.
Options Opens the Blueprint Options window, to define global database settings (ex: Timeout values, foreign keys, Transaction Log, Grid and Form display settings, etc.).


Action Description
mApp Help

Opens the online help.

Report Error

Opens the Report Error window so you can report an error to Cherwell Software.

About Opens an About window to view version and licensing information for CSM.
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