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WORKING WITH NODE GROUPS

Overview

In a Kradle data model, a Node stores information and Links represent relationships between connected Nodes. Nodes in Kradle are defined by their Type.

info    Your Permission settings may result in some menu icons not being visible.

Creating A Node Group

A Node Group must be created before a Node Type can be added to the group. You can create as many Node Groups as needed.

  1. Select Data Visualizer | Node Builder from the menu to open the Node Builder blade.
  2. Select the Add New Group icon and enter the following:
    • Name for the Node Group
    • Color for the Node Group using either the colored swatches or custom color picker
    • Select one or more Function Group(s)Users who belong to a Function Group will have access to the Node Group
    • Select one or more UsersUsers will have access to the Node Group
  3. Click the Save icon.
  4. The new Node Group will be displayed within the Node/Groups pane.

info  To create Nodes in the Data Visualizer, a User must have access to Node Groups. To get access to a Node Group (and Node Type), your name (or the names of other Users) must have been selected as a User or alternatively, you (or the names of other Users) must belong to a selected Function Group.

Editing A Node Group

  1. Select Data Visualizer | Node Builder from the menu to open the Node Builder blade.
  2. Single click the Node Group name of the Group you intend to edit.
  3. Edit Node Group details as required.
  4. Click the Save icon.

Delete A Node Group

  1. Select Data Visualizer | Node Builder from the menu to open the Node Builder blade.
  2. Single click the Node Group name of the Group you intend to delete.
  3. Click the Delete icon to delete the Node Group.

info  If there are Node(s) belonging to the Node Group, the Delete function is disabled. The Node count indicates how many Nodes belong to the Group.

The Node count must be zero (0) before a Node Group can be deleted.

You are here:

WORKING WITH NODE GROUPS

Overview

In a Kradle data model, a Node stores information and Links represent relationships between connected Nodes. Nodes in Kradle are defined by their Type.

info    Your Permission settings may result in some menu icons not being visible.

Creating A Node Group

A Node Group must be created before a Node Type can be added to the group. You can create as many Node Groups as needed.

  1. Select Data Visualizer | Node Builder from the menu to open the Node Builder blade.
  2. Select the Add New Group icon and enter the following:
    • Name for the Node Group
    • Color for the Node Group using either the colored swatches or custom color picker
    • Select one or more Function Group(s)Users who belong to a Function Group will have access to the Node Group
    • Select one or more UsersUsers will have access to the Node Group
  3. Click the Save icon.
  4. The new Node Group will be displayed within the Node/Groups pane.

info  To create Nodes in the Data Visualizer, a User must have access to Node Groups. To get access to a Node Group (and Node Type), your name (or the names of other Users) must have been selected as a User or alternatively, you (or the names of other Users) must belong to a selected Function Group.

Editing A Node Group

  1. Select Data Visualizer | Node Builder from the menu to open the Node Builder blade.
  2. Single click the Node Group name of the Group you intend to edit.
  3. Edit Node Group details as required.
  4. Click the Save icon.

Delete A Node Group

  1. Select Data Visualizer | Node Builder from the menu to open the Node Builder blade.
  2. Single click the Node Group name of the Group you intend to delete.
  3. Click the Delete icon to delete the Node Group.

info  If there are Node(s) belonging to the Node Group, the Delete function is disabled. The Node count indicates how many Nodes belong to the Group.

The Node count must be zero (0) before a Node Group can be deleted.