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E1: MOBJ: Frequently Asked Questions on Text Media Object Attachments (Doc ID 1353686.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2021

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 8.98 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

This document answers some frequently asked questions on Text Media Object attachments.

 

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Purpose
Questions and Answers
 Overview
 Question 1: Where can I find additional information on text Media Object Attachments?
 Question 2: How do I enter a text Media Object attachment?
 Question 3: When entering a text Media Object attachment, where is the information stored? and What is type "0" Media Object attachments in F00165 table?
 Question 4: How do I know if a Media Object attachment has been added to a record within a grid?
 Question 5: Are browsers other than Internet Explorer, such as Firefox and Chrome, supported for text media object attachments?
 Question 6: Is it possible to paste text into the Media Object Text Editor Using a Right Mouse Click?
 Question 7: When does the Media Object Viewer open in Read-Only mode and when does it open in Update mode?
 Question 8: After our upgrade, why are users no longer prompted for a queue when adding multiple text attachments?
 Question 9: Is the Spell Check functionality available for text Media Object Attachments?
 Question 10: When selecting the Characterize option on the Media Object Viewer, how do I enable the fields on the Media Object Category Revisions form (P00166)?
 Question 11: Is there any way to customize the Media Object Viewer form?
 Question 12: What is the text attachment limit?
 Question 13: Is it possible to create and save a blank text media object?
 Question 14: Can the ModifyGenericText API still be used in 9.1 or should the ModifyGenericTextName API be used instead? What are the differences?
 Question 15: After a tools release upgrade, is it ok to use the Activex control files installed during the previous tools release update?
 Question 16: Is there a character limit for Media Object Text Attachments?
 Question 17: Currently when using embedded media object control on an application the option for using templates appears in the following location:
 Question 18: How to use Characterize option with Media Object Templates?
 Question 19: Is there any option to email and attachment directly from the Media Object viewer without downloading the attachment?
 Font and Formatting
 Question 1: Can we set the default font size for new text attachments on the Web client?
 Question 2: Is there a way to have users follow a standard format when adding a text attachment?
 Question 3: How do I install a new font for use in the Media Object Viewer?
 Question 4: Default font text changed when using text attachments
 Question 5: What are the newline characters recognized by media object control
 Security
 Question 1: Is Security available to prevent users from being able to add text Media Object attachments?
 Printing Text Attachments
 Question 1: How do I print a text Media Object Attachment from the Web client?
 Question 2: How can I print a text Media Object attachment on a report?
 Question 3: Is it possible to print non-text media object attachments (e.g. PDF, OLE, DOC, IMAGE) in reports?
 Question 4: Can I use BI Publisher to print text attachments on a report?
 Converting Text Attachments
 Question 1: Is it possible to convert text Attachments into the F00165 Table?
 Question 2: Is it possible to retrieve/update the media object text using SQL statement?
 Known Issues
References

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