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Creating a custom property

You can create a custom property.

Do the following:

  1. Open the QMC: https://<QPS server name>/qmc

  2. Select Custom properties on the QMC start page or from the StartArrow down drop-down menu to display the overview.

  3. Click Create new Create new in the action bar.

  4. Edit the properties.


    Identification properties
    Property Description
    Name The custom property name is mandatory and must not be empty. The value must only use characters and numbers (A-Z and 0-9) and must begin with a character (A-Z).
    Description Optional. Add a description of the custom property.

    Resource types

    Resource properties
    Property Description
    Resource types

    Select the resources that you want to make the custom property available for.

    Custom properties can be applied to the following resources:

    • Analytic connections
    • Apps
    • Content libraries
    • Data connections
    • Engines
    • Extensions
    • External program task

    • Nodes
    • Printing
    • Proxies
    • Reload tasks
    • Repositories
    • Schedulers
    • Streams
    • System notifications
    • User synchronization tasks
    • Users
    • Virtual proxies


    The values that you create can be used in security rules

    Do the following:

    1. Click Create new Create new in the Values heading. Type the value and click OK to add the value.
      Information noteThe value must be applied to a resource before it can be used in security rules.
    2. Click Cancel to delete a value from the Values list.
    3. Click OK to confirm the deletion.
  5. Click Apply in the action bar to create and save the custom property.

    Successfully added is displayed at the bottom of the page.

You can use the new custom property and its values on resources and in security rules.

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