Creating Properties

Properties can be created from the properties list under Administration.

Although there are several types available, the most common are…

Property TypeExplanation
ID Number / CodeA unique identifier for the asset. This may be the identity of the asset in other information management systems
Plain TextPlain text. Often used for model numbers, manufacturer names, drawing IDs, serial numbers etc.
An Analogue Value or MeasurementAn analogue/continuous value (ie 2.5, 9.8 99.4)
A Digital / Boolean ValueA digital value - 0 or 1
A Discrete Value / EnumerationA set of discrete values (eg. 0,1,2,3 & 4)
Lookup From A TableLookup a value from a long list

Once you create your property, you will need to assign it to one or more assets.