1. General
  2. Developing
  3. Tracing
  4. Transporting
  5. Locking
  6. Source Control
  7. Executables
  8. Check Guidelines
  9. Mail


General Settings
General Settings

Database TypeSelect the type of the database. User can choose between Development, Test, Pre-Production and Production.
Database Code(Optional) This field can be used to select the database for Object Manager Advanced to work with. By default, this field contains the name of the database where you installed Object Manager Advanced. Before you can select a database, you need to set up the database list.

More info: Databases
Update Where UsedChoose how the program must update the Where Used data for Object Manager. Possible options are:
  • Confirm - the user will be prompted to update data when needed.
  • Always - the data will be updated automatically.
  • Never - the data will not be updated by the program.
Base LanguageThis field displays the language that is used as base language in the Translation Tool.

More info: Translation Tool
Use Indirect PermissionsSelect this checkbox to enable modification of data in tables that have indirect permissions.
VersionThis field displays the version of Object Manager Advanced that you installed.
Web Service PublishedThis field indicates if the OMA Web Services are published.

More info: Web Services
Web Service Response TypeThis field displays the format of the responses in the Web Services. You can choose between JSON and XML.

More info: Web Services
Shared PathObject Manager Advanced would assume that client and server are located on the same machine. This setting is used to skip three-tier routine when working with files. Select this checkbox to use the working folder as shared folder, instead of the TMPDIR from NAV.
Working DirectoryEnter a path to the directory where Object Manager Advanced will store temporary files.


Developing Settings
Developing Settings

EditorThis field displays the editor that is used to edit objects inside OMA. You can choose between Object Manager or Navgate.

More info: Navgate
Snippet FolderSee Navgate manual for more information
Specification FileSee Navgate manual for more information
Default UID OffsetThe starting number that new elements get when added with Navgate.

See Navgate manual for more information
Object Cache (MB)See Navgate manual for more information
Project Tag Doc. TriggerThe format of the tags that are added to objects when assigning modifications.

More info: Add Project Tags
Modification TagSee Navgate manual for more information
Modification Start TagSee Navgate manual for more information
Modification End TagSee Navgate manual for more information
Insert Project TagYou can choose if the project tags are added to the begin or the end of the documentation of the object.


Tracing Settings
Tracing Settings

Trace ModificationsEvery time an object changes, the SQL trigger will add a record to the modifications table.
Process ModificationsThis field displays if new modifications will be processed.
Process Modifications Interval (sec.)Number of seconds between each time that the Object Manager looks for new changes.
Group Modifications Period (sec.)The number of seconds that several modifications will be grouped as one. If this setting if set to 60 you will have maximum one modification record per object per minute in the modification table.
Set Modification Flag to False
  • True - When the modification is assigned to a project the modify flag of the object is set to false.
  • False - All objects keep the modify flag until the project is transported to your customer database.


    Transporting Settings
    Transporting Settings

    These settings will be explained in chapters Projects and Transports.


    Locking Settings
    Locking Settings

    Database LockedSelect this option to lock all database objects.
    Lock Object at DesignSelect this checkbox to have the program lock an object when you design it with OMA.
    At Modifying Object (group of checkboxes)Place check marks in these fields to make the program perform the corresponding action when you modify an object:
    • Display an error if the object is not locked
    • Display an error if the object is locked by another user
    • Lock the object

    When you select the Error if Not Locked checkbox, the Error if Locked by Other checkbox is selected as well and cannot be cleared.
    Lock Object MarkingSelect this checkbox to warn user that the marking functionality is used by other user at that moment.

    Source Control

    Source Control Settings
    Source Control Settings

    These settings will be explained in chapter Source Control.


    These settings will be explained in chapter Source Control.

    Check Guidelines

    Guidelines Settings
    Guidelines Settings

    See chapter Check Guidelines for more info.


    Mail Settings
    Mail Settings

    Mail TypeChoose whether Object Manager Advanced must send e-mail notifications through Outlook or SMTP.
    SMTP (group of fields)If you select the SMTP mail type, provide the appropriate credentials, port and SSL cert if applicable.