Editing an attribute type

Most of the properties for an implementation-defined attribute type can be edited using this procedure. Changes to pre-defined attribute types are not permitted.

About this task

Attribute types are managed in InfoSphere® MDM Workbench Configuration perspective.


  1. In the toolbar, select Advanced Interface from the Editor interface list.
  2. In the configuration editor, select Attribute Types view.
  3. Select Member Attribute Type or Relationship Attribute Type from the Type list.
  4. Select the attribute type you want to edit from the Attribute type list. The Properties view refreshes to display the current properties.
  5. Make any necessary changes to the properties for implementation-defined attribute types.
  6. Save the project.