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  1. Preface
  2. Using the Designer
  3. Working with Sources
  4. Working with Flat Files
  5. Working with Targets
  6. Mappings
  7. Mapplets
  8. Mapping Parameters and Variables
  9. Working with User-Defined Functions
  10. Using the Debugger
  11. Viewing Data Lineage
  12. Comparing Objects
  13. Managing Business Components
  14. Creating Cubes and Dimensions
  15. Using the Mapping Wizards
  16. POWERCENTERHELP
  17. Datatype Reference
  18. Configure the Web Browser

Renaming and Adding Comments to a Mapping

Renaming and Adding Comments to a Mapping

You can rename, add comments, or specify links to business documentation for a mapping at any time. Adding comments or business documentation links is an easy way to document the purpose of a mapping. The Repository Manager and MX views include these comments to help you analyze the metadata.
To rename or add comments to a mapping:
  1. Open a mapping in the Mapping Designer and click Mappings > Edit.
  2. In the Edit Mapping dialog box, enter a new name for the mapping.
  3. Add a description of the mapping in the comments box.
    You can enter up to 2,000 characters.
  4. Click OK.


Updated June 25, 2018