Table of Contents


  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. Appendix A: Datatype Reference
  17. Appendix B: Configure the Web Browser

Workflow Manager Toolbars

Workflow Manager Toolbars

The Workflow Manager can display the following toolbars to help you select tools and perform operations quickly:
  • Standard.
    Contains buttons to connect to and disconnect from repositories and folders, toggle windows, zoom in and out, pan the workspace, and find objects.
  • Connections.
    Contains buttons to create and edit connections, services, and server grids.
  • Repository.
    Contains buttons to connect to, disconnect from, and add repositories, open folders, close tools, save changes to repositories, and print the workspace.
  • View.
    You can customize toolbars, toggle the status bar and windows, toggle full-screen view, create a new workbook, and view the properties of objects.
  • Layout.
    Contains buttons to arrange objects in the workspace, find objects, zoom in and out, and pan the workspace.
  • Tasks.
    Contains buttons to create tasks.
  • Workflow.
    Contains buttons to edit workflow properties.
  • Run.
    Contains buttons to schedule the workflow, start the workflow, or start a task.
  • Versioning.
    Contains buttons to check in objects, undo checkouts, compare versions, compare versions, list checked-out objects, and list repository queries.
  • Tools.
    Contains buttons to connect to the other PowerCenter Client applications. When you use a Tools button to open another PowerCenter Client application, PowerCenter uses the same repository connection to connect to the repository and opens the same folders. By default, PowerCenter displays the Tools toolbar.

Updated March 29, 2021