Where you can Define Alias and Member Display Settings

Member and alias display settings can be defined as follows:

Table 5. Where to Specify Member and Alias Display Settings

User TypeProcedureNotes

Administrator

Select Administration, then Application, then Settings, then Current Application Defaults, and then use the Alias Table and Member Name/Alias Display lists.

Your settings can be overridden by those specified by Planners

 Select Administration, then Application, then Settings, then Current Application Defaults, and then use the Alias Table and Member Name/Alias Display lists. 
PlannerSelect Preferences to the left, or select File, then Preferences, then Planning, and then Application Settings as described in the following procedure.

Your settings override those defined by an administrator at the application default level.

Administrator

Can specify member and alias display settings as follows:
  • By editing forms: Select Administration, then Manage Forms, open a form to edit it, select Layout, and then select the desired dimension settings in the frame to the right. See Specifying Member and Alias Display Settings for the Member Selector

  • By editing dimension settings: Select Administration, then Manage , then Dimensions, open a dimension to edit it, and then use the Display Option list.

  • Using the Member Selector: Access the Member Selector for a selected dimension, and then select display options using the Display Properties list.

Your settings override those defined by an administrator at the application default level.