Create Global Data Item

This command creates a global data item.


Name: Text string of name of new Global Data Item Type: Type of global data item (Number, Text, Sheet, etc plus object variable types) Reset Value: The value that the Global Data Item takes on Reset


Can be called at any time. Useful for creating a new variable when a component is dropped on the screen, or to create a temporary sheet to attach to a Work Item to hold information about that Work Item.


This will create a Number variable called “var_index_number” and set a reset value of 1 to the variable.

  Create Global Data Item "var_index_number" , Number , 1

You can also find a simulation example on this here: Create_Erase_Global_Data_Item.s8

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