Adding a simple type

Create a global simple type.

Before you begin

Create or open a DFDL schema file. See DFDL schema editor for a description of the DFDL schema editor.


  1. In the Outline view, right-click Simple Types, and then select Add.
  2. Type a name and select an existing that the new type inherits its properties from.
  3. Edit the properties of the new type as appropriate.