This topic lists all the menu commands available in the Component menu.
Change Root Element
Allows you to change the root element of the XML instance document.
Edit Schema Definition in XMLSpy
Selecting this option, having previously clicked an XML-Schema/document, opens the XML Schema file in the Schema view of XMLSpy where you can edit it.
Edit FlexText Configuration
Opens FlextText and enables you to edit a previously created FlexText file.
Add/Remove/Edit Database Objects
Allows you to add, remove, or change the database objects within the database component.
Create Mapping to EDI X12 997
The X12 997 Functional Acknowledgment reports the status of the EDI interchange. All errors encountered during processing of the document are reported in it. MapForce can automatically generate a X12 997 document in the main mapping area for you to send on to the recipient. See Generating an X12 997 Functional Acknowledgment.
Create Mapping to EDI X12 999
The X12 999 Implementation Acknowledgment Transaction Set reports HIPAA implementation guide non-compliance, or application errors. Each EDI transaction sent to an organization must be responded to by sending a 999 transaction. See Generating an X12 999 Implementation Acknowledgment.
Reloads the structure of the currently active database component from the database.
Add Duplicate Input Before
Inserts a copy/clone of the selected item before the currently selected item. Duplicate items do not have output icons, you cannot use them as data sources. For an example, see Map Multiple Sources to One Target section in the tutorial. Right clicking a duplicate item also allows you to reposition it using the menu items Move Up/Move Down, depending on where the item is.
Add Duplicate Input After
Inserts a copy/clone of the selected item after the currently selected item. Duplicate items do not have output icons, you cannot use them as data sources. For an example, see the Map Multiple Sources to One Target section in the tutorial. Right clicking a duplicate item also allows you to reposition it using the menu items Move Up/Move Down, depending on where the item is.
Removes a previously defined duplicate item. For an example, see the Map Multiple Sources to One Target section in the tutorial.
This option enables you to insert comments and processing instructions into XML components.
Write Content as CDATA Section
CDATA sections treat blocks of text with characters as whole units, which would normally be interpreted as markup.
Database Table Actions
Allows you to define the actions to be performed with the mapped data on the specific target database table. See Database Table Actions Settings for more information.
Creates a SELECT statement based on the table/field you clicked in the database component. Clicking a table/field once makes this command active, and the SELECT statement is automatically placed into the Select window.
Align Tree Left
Aligns all the items along the left hand window border.
Align Tree Right
Aligns all the items along the right hand window border. This display is useful when creating mappings to the target schema.
Opens a dialog box which displays the settings of the currently selected component. See Changing the Component Settings.