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Measures Dialog

 

Measures Dialog

 

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Measures are created, modified and deleted using the "Measures" dialog. This dialog is accessed from the Model tab of the ribbon by selecting Model Elements arrow_right Measures. The Measures dialog displays a list of all the measures available in the model.

 

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Measures dialog

 

 

Creating a New Measure

New measures can be created for use in measuring and analyzing the process.

 

A new measure is created in the Measures dialog by clicking the New button. It is also possible to create a new measure from the analysis window by selecting [New measure] from the measure drop down list. A Measure dialog is shown for setting the properties.

 

 

Modifying a Measure

A measure can be modified using the Measure dialog. To access this dialog, press the View button.

 

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Notice that if you change value type or format of a measure, for which there already exists values in the model, these values are converted according to new measure properties! This can cause lost or corrupted measure values!

 

 

Deleting a Measure

A measure is deleted by selecting it from the list box in Measures dialog and clicking Delete button. Before deleting, a confirmation dialog will appear asking you to confirm that you wish to delete the measure.

 

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Note

If you delete a measure, all of its values are deleted along with it!