Creating a region

You can create a region.

About this task

To create a region:


  1. From the tree in the application rules side panel, choose Region Definition > Region Schemas. The Region Schemas window displays in the work area.
  2. Select the applicable region schema and choose the Details icon. The Region Schema Details window displays.
  3. In the Region Schema Details window, highlight a region in the region hierarchy under which you want to add a new region and choose the Create New icon. The Region Details window displays.
  4. Enter information in the applicable fields. Refer to the following table for field value descriptions.
  5. Choose the Save icon.
    Table 1. Region details window.

    Region details field value descriptions

    Field Description
    Level Select the region's level. For more information about region levels, see Defining region levels.
    Region Name Enter the name of the region.

    If a region level has been selected that maps to the Country/Region field, this field provides a drop-down of available country or region codes to select from.

    Postal Codes Define This Region Check this box if you want to define this region by one or more postal codes.

    Checking this box enables the Postal Code Ranges table.

    If the region level you have selected for this region does not have the "This Region Level Can Be Defined By A Set Of Postal Codes" option checked, then this checkbox is disabled.

    For more information of defining region levels, see Defining region levels.

    Postal Code Ranges If you selected Postal Codes Define This Region, enter the postal code range of the region you are configuring and select the country or region in which the postal codes are defined for.