The Advanced menu (right click on the menu and select Advanced menu to open) provides access to options that are not available via the standard menu.
The Project management menu group gives Overview of several subjects, like tables, columns and prefilters, outside the context of projects and versions. This can be helpful to, for example, compare different versions of your application.
Prefilters accessed from the Advanced menu
The Master data menu group provides access to Software Factory master data.
Contains information about the Software Factory version and when it was created.
Software Factory - Upgrade report
Shows the errors, warnings and informational messages that need to be fixed after a suite upgrade.
Shows the installed hotfixes.
Import master data
Re-imports master data and base projects. Only execute this task if instructed by a Thinkwise consultant.
Maintenance task to optimize SQL Server indexes and statistics.
Clean up redundant rights
Maintenance task to clean up rights that are no longer used. Use this for example if a role has changed to "all rights" or when model objects are granted but not available. The authorization of granted objects that are not available will be reset, to prevent the objects from becoming accessible unintentionally when authorizing other objects.
This screen provides an overview of the languages that are available within the Software Factory.
This screen provides an overview of the controls that are available within the Software Factory.
This is an overview of the shift codes that are available for defining key combinations.
This is an overview of the ASCII codes that are available for defining key combinations.
These are the font faces that can be used in the layout of the application. Additional font faces can be added here. Make sure these fonts are available in the operating systems.
This is an overview of colors with their name and where they are used.
The task types that are currently supported within the Software Factory are stored here. All tasks that are linked to this can be viewed for each task type.
These are the report types that are currently supported in the Software Factory. Which reports are linked to this type is specified for each report type.
Screen component types
This component provides Overview of all the available screen component types in the Software Factory. It is visible for each screen component in which screen type this component will be used.
The conflict types that can be recognized from a merge session are displayed in this component.
Provides Overview of the registered extender types.
Definitions of the different node and link styles and shapes in the Business Process modeler.
This screen provides Overview of the currently available database management systems for which an end product can be created.
This component provides Overview of the available programming languages. This is also where programming languages may be added.
This component provides Overview of the possible data types and the domains in which they are used. A conversion can also be done from and to another programming language for each data type.
Data type conversions
Overview of the conversions between data types from one programming language to another.
Program object types
Overview of the available program objects that are used within the Software Factory.
Overview of the available subroutine types that are used within the Software Factory.
Sample data sets
Data sets used for data anonymization.
Data sensitive keywords
Keywords used to determine possible sensitive columns.
Overview of the available printers. These may, for instance, be used as default printer for printing reports.
Overview of the available printer types.
Settings for Creation:
Advanced menu > Log > Jobs
- Generate definition (project, project version, error handling, debug).
- Execute all validations (project, project version).
- Generate source code (project, project version, upgrade method).
- Execute source code (project, project version, runtime configuration, host, database, error handling).
- Execute all unit tests (project, project version, runtime configuration, host, database).
Control proc log
Overview with control procedures and the duration to generate them. If generation is slow, this can be used to find the slowed control procedures and try to increase their performance.
Overview with validations and the duration to execute them. If validation is slow, this can be used to find the slowed validation and try to increase their performance.
Overview with synchronizations and the corresponding status and types.