The object manager provides a uniform editing interface for object search and selection in the numerous transactions and components it offers.
, you can use the object manager to find organizational units, programs,
and students, for example.
You are familiar with the application’s validity concept. The validity concept determines which objects the system looks for when you conduct a search.
The object manager consists of a
offers one or more search functions, for example
for each object type. These search functions are indicated by an
icon. The object type itself can
also have a search function. Object types are indicated by the object type icon.
In the search area, you can create search variants (
) so that you can use specific sets of search
criteria and lists of hits more than once. Search variants are indicated by an
, the system displays the objects that match the criteria specified in the search
area. Depending on the search function, this can be a list of hits or a structure.
, you can scroll through the previous search results in the selection area.
, you can zoom in or zoom out the selection area and display several hits. The search area is
then hidden or displayed.
The system saves the screen area size and object selection you last used, and displays these settings the next time you call the transaction.
You can clear the user-defined settings and the last object selection using report RH_DELETE_OM_USER_SETTINGS. Note that these settings are cleared in all applications. For more information, read the report documentation.
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