Navigation:  Commands and Procedures > Menus >

Tree Menu

Previous pageReturn to chapter overviewNext page

The Tree menu contents:

 

Menu Actions

Action Descriptions

Insert Child

Inserts a child Info Item to the selected Info Item (if dropped down, displays the complete list of choices, otherwise it uses the Default Child Template)

Insert Sibling

Inserts a sibling Info Item to the selected Info Item (if dropped down, displays the complete list of choices, otherwise it uses the parent's Default Child Template)

Import Files

Displays a file dialog to choose files to import at the current selection.

Jump

Displays the Jump Dialog

Link/Move/Copy To

Displays the Link/Move/Copy Dialog to copy, move, or link the currently selected items to another location

Link/Move/Copy From

Displays the Link/Move/Copy Dialog to copy, move, or link items from another location to the currently selected item

Hoist

Hoist the tree to the selected item

Unhoist

Unhoist the tree to the root item

Move Up

Move the selected Info Items up in the Data Explorer Pane.

Note: The manual ordering is available in the Related Items pane using the Tree Order virtual attribute.

Move Down

Move the selected Info Items down in the Data Explorer Pane

Move Left

Indent the selected Info Items

Move Right

Un-indent the selected Info Items

Move First

Move the selected Info Items to be first

Move Last

Move the selected Info Items to be last

Sort Siblings

Undo any manual ordering (by moving items up or down) and sort siblings in ascending or (or in descending order if a chosen again).

Note: A check next to this item indicates the siblings are sorted.

Expand All

Expand the selected Info Items and all their child Info Items

Collapse All

Collapse the selected Info Items and all their child Info Items

Collapse Tree

Recursively collapses all items in the entire tree (including items not currently displayed)

Refresh All

Refresh the selected Info Items and all their child Info Items

 

See Also:

Create Info Item
Direct Text Entry
Relationships
Tree Options