From the Maximo Support Desk - Feature and Feature Label Fields Do Not Appear For Linear Asset in Work Order Tracking
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WMLINEAR is a Signature Option that can be granted to a Security Group for the Work Order Tracking application to allow administration in the Security Groups application. It is not visible in the Security Group application by default, and it is not granted by default.
it may be necessary to make this Signature Option visible (to allow this option to be granted to a Security Group) with the following steps:
-Go To System Configuration | Platform Configuration | Application Designer
This will add the application option, "Linear Work Management" to the Work Order Tracking application in Security Groups so that it can be granted to a Security Groups.
To verify the results, or to grant this application option to a Security Group for the Work Order Tracking application, use these steps:
Go To Security | Security Groups
If any checkboxes are selected or de-selected, Save the record and the changes will become persistent upon each User logging out, and subsequently logging in.
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