Rules Settings

The following table describes the information and options that are displayed on the General tab of the rule Property Editor.

Element Description
Name The name of the rule that was provided when the rule was created.
Description An optional description of the rule.
Validate for use in a report filter Ensures that the rule can be used as a report filter. This option is selected by default for all new rules that you create; clear the check box if you intend to create rules that will not be used as report filters.

A rule that contains an application variable or field-to-field comparison is not available for use as a report filter at runtime. Use the Validate for use in a report filter option depending on your intent for the rule:

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Rule Editor