Creating a Parametric Index Using an Existing Parametric Index

The following procedure uses the Parametric Index Wizard to create a parametric index using an existing parametric index as a template.

1. From the Business Console screen, select File | New | Parametric Index. The Parametric Index Wizard displays.

2. Click Use an existing parametric index as a template. Click Next.

3. Enter a name and a description. Click Next.



4. Chose the parametric index to use as a template. Click Next.

5. Select a data source to use for the parametric index. The following source options are available:

Use the fields of an existing collection

Use an existing XML data file

No data source

Click Next.

6. If you use the fields of an existing collection, follow the procedure Using the Fields of a Collection.

7. If you use an existing XML data file for your source, follow the procedure Using an XML Data File.

8. If you are creating a parametric index without using a data source, follow the procedure Using No Data Source.