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E1: SOLEXP: Frequently Asked Questions on Menu Filtering (FineCut) in EnterpriseOne (Doc ID 1218133.1)

Last updated on JULY 16, 2021

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version SP24 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document provides answers to frequently asked questions on Menu Filtering (FineCut) within the EnterpriseOne software. This document is intended for the System Administrator who will be defining, maintaining and troubleshooting the use of Menu Filtering (FineCut) within the EnterpriseOne software.


In the attached document, user details / company name / address / email / telephone number represent a fictitious sample (based upon made up data used in the Oracle Demo Vision instance). Any similarity to actual persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental and not intended in any manner. 


Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 Question 1: How is Menu Filtering (FineCut) information stored?
 Question 2: How is Menu Filtering Different between Xe/ERP 8 Release and 8.11 and Later Releases?
 Question 3: How to define Menu Filtering?
 Question 4: Is there any standard report to print Menu Filtering information for each role?
 Access and Security
 Question 1: Does Menu Filtering secure the application from running?
 Question 2: How is Menu Filtering applied when the User signs-on as the *ALL Role?
 Question 3: Is there a way to quickly disable all solution explorer tasks for all roles and then then enable them to just a select number of roles?
 Question 4: How to remove the Menu Filtering Role Chooser Drop Down on Task Explorer?
 Question 5: We have created a series of role based Task Views. Would like Role A to see some of the Task Views and Role B to see different Task Views. Can this be done?
 Question 1: Can a user configure Menu Filtering (FineCut) on the Web Client?
 Question 2: Can Menu Filtering be performed at the Task View level?
 Question 3: How to Copy Menu Filtering information of existing Role A to new Role B?
 Question 4: What are some commonly reported issues on Menu Filtering (FineCut)?
 Question 5: Does Delete a Role in P0092 also delete Menu Filtering information associated with the Deleted Role?
 Question 6: Is Menu Filtering the same thing as Menu Security?
 Question 7: There is a need to create separate menus for many different roles. Is there a way to simplify this process?
 Question 8: Is there anyway to check history of what Menu Filtering changes were done?

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