Defining Alias and Member Display Options Using Preferences

  To set alias and member settings using preferences:

  1. Perform a task:

    • Select File, select Preferences, and then click the Planning icon.

    • Select Preferences to the left.

  2. Select Application Settings.

  3. From Alias Table in the Alias Setting area, select an alias table.

  4. In Member Name/Alias Display, select the option that enables the kind of member data you want to display on the Member Selector throughout your application:

    • Default—Display the data determined by the form, grid, or dimension settings

    • Member name—Just member names

    • Alias—Just member aliases, if defined

    • Member name : Alias—Names followed by aliases, if defined

    • Alias : Member name—Alias, if defined, followed by the names