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Introduction to Siebel Tools

Siebel Tools is a declarative software development tool which allows you to configure the underlying data and data presentation of your Siebel application without making changes to the program source code. Standard Siebel applications provide a core set of search object definitions that you can use as a basis for your tailored application. There are no source code modifications, nor modifications to schema. Tools creates and maintains a custom Siebel Repository (.srf) file to store your custom configurations.

Siebel Search Configuration Using Siebel Tools introduces and explains basic Tools object definitions and outlines advanced configuration tasks which allow you to further customize your application. Below are listed some basic concepts important to an understanding of Siebel Tools configuration of Search.

 Siebel Search Administration Guide, Version 7.5, Rev A 
 Published: 18 April 2003