Prime Request Dialog Box

Use this dialog box to create a new request based on an existing request.

Use the General tab to identify the product, title, priming details, and description file for the request.

NOTE  An attribute is only copied if it has been specified in the Prime Mapping in the Administration Console for the request type(s) involved. You can change these attributes if you wish.

NOTE  The detailed description of the new request is either copied from the detailed description of the priming request, or from another attribute, depending on what has been specified in the Prime Mappings defined in the Administration Console.

NOTE  If an attribute is mandatory, and it has not been specified in the Prime Mapping, you will need to enter it in the Attributes tab.

See Relationships Tab for how to identify the design parts, items, and other requests that are related to the new request.

See Attributes Tab/Page for how to change the user-defined attributes.

See Attachments Tab for how to add or remove attachments from the request.

General Tab



Rules and Guidelines

Product ID

Select the product for which the request is to be created, or accept the default.

The default is the product ID of your current project/stream.


Select the type of request that you want to create.


To be addressed in project

Accept the default or use the browse button to select another project/stream.

Defaults to your current project/stream.


Type a title for the request.


Prime Details

Type the request specification, or click the Browse button:Browse_button00013.gif to find it.

For Relationship, select the relationship between the existing and new requests.

Select, or deselect, the Based on request check box to toggle between this dialog box and the New Request dialog box.


Description File

Type the name of the file containing the description of the change, or click the Browse button:Browse_button00014.gif to select one.

If you click the Edit Detailed Description button, this field displays the name of the temporary file containing your description

Edit Detailed Description

Click to display an editor in which you can type the detailed description.

The editor depends on the default editor specified for the request type.

Submit as draft

Select to keep the request as a draft copy so that it is not available or visible to other users


Lock ownership to this site

Select to lock the ownership of this request so that it cannot be requested by other sites.


Related Topics

Relationships Tab

Attributes Tab/Page

Attachments Tab

New Request Dialog Box