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  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Test Data Management
  3. Test Data Manager
  4. Projects
  5. Policies
  6. Data Discovery
  7. Creating a Data Subset
  8. Performing a Data Masking Operation
  9. Data Masking Techniques and Parameters
  10. Data Generation
  11. Data Generation Techniques and Parameters
  12. Working with Test Data Warehouse
  13. Analyzing Test Data with Data Coverage
  14. Plans and Workflows
  15. Monitor
  16. Reports
  17. ilmcmd
  18. tdwcmd
  19. tdwquery
  20. Appendix A: Data Type Reference
  21. Appendix B: Data Type Reference for Test Data Warehouse
  22. Appendix C: Data Type Reference for Hadoop
  23. Appendix D: Glossary

Adding a Flat File Dictionary

Adding a Flat File Dictionary

When you add a flat file dictionary, you can select a dictionary from the local system.
  1. In the
    Administrator | Dictionaries
    view, click
    Actions
    New Dictionary
    .
    The
    New Dictionary
    tab appears.
  2. Enter a name and optional description for the dictionary. Select
    Flat File
    as the dictionary type.
  3. Click
    Choose File
    to browse to the location of the dictionary. Select the dictionary file, and click
    Open
    .
  4. Optionally, select to overwrite the file if a dictionary exists in the
    <TDM installation directory>/TDM/infa_shared/LkpFiles
    directory.
  5. Select the file encoding type.
  6. Click
    Save
    .
    A tab with the dictionary properties opens and the dictionary appears in the
    Administrator | Dictionaries
    view.