Defining and Managing View Attributes

You can define custom attributes that allow you to set metadata for your views. You can use these attributes to store important additional information about the views that is specifically relevant to your organization. Attributes may be text fields, selection lists, integers, or checkboxes.

To define a new view attribute:

  1. Log into Serena Dashboard as an administrator.

  2. Select Administration | Views | View Attributes.

  3. Click the Add button,.

  4. Enter a name and description for the attribute.

  5. Select the attribute type:

  6. Click OK.

  7. To display and modify attribute values for a view, select Administration | Views, select a view, and click the Edit button. You can see and modify the attributes under Attributes. You can also view and modify attributes for your favorite views, by selecting the view from My Favorites and then selecting Edit View from the Actions button.