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WS: TF: DD: FAQ: Data Dictionary (Doc ID 1664225.1)

Last updated on JULY 15, 2020

Applies to:

JD Edwards World Technical Foundation - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document describes the frequently asked questions about Data Dictionary.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 Question 1:  How do you create a report of the Data Dictionary?
 Question 2:  Is there a limit to the fields that can be added to Data Dictionary and the Reference file (FRF)?
 Question 3:  What are the ramifications of using a Future Use data item?
 Question 4:  After adding new data items in the Data Dictionary, files using these data items will not compile.  Was a step missed?
 Question 5:  When adding data items such as error messages in the Data Dictionary, where is the text of the message entered?
 Question 6:  Do error messages such as 557I (alphanumeric) fall within the range of data items reserved for customer use?
 Question 7:  What considerations should be taken when making changes to Data Dictionary items?

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