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  • Latest Post - ‏2013-03-29T11:25:26Z by SystemAdmin
melshah
melshah
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Pinned topic change Type for field name

‏2013-03-22T16:57:45Z |
I want to change the type of a field name from "Short String" to "Multiline"
I checked the schema but it is not allowing to change, i cannot change it seems like RO ? do i have to delete the filed and create the new one ?

-Sagar
  • melshah
    melshah
    72 Posts

    Re: change Type for field name

    ‏2013-03-22T17:28:14Z  
    Seems this cannot be done i need to delete the field and recreate it again

    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/cqhelp/v7r0m0/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.rational.clearquest.schema.doc/c_sel_fld_dat_typ.htm
  • SystemAdmin
    SystemAdmin
    24948 Posts

    Re: change Type for field name

    ‏2013-03-29T11:25:26Z  
    • melshah
    • ‏2013-03-22T17:28:14Z
    Seems this cannot be done i need to delete the field and recreate it again

    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/cqhelp/v7r0m0/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.rational.clearquest.schema.doc/c_sel_fld_dat_typ.htm
    You could also create a new field of type multiline string and copy the values of the short string field for the existing records.

    -Iman