Altair® Panopticon


Adding Global Parameters

Follow the steps below to add global parameters with a Designer role.


1.     On the Parameters tab, click the Add  icon of a global folder (parent or subfolder).

A new parameter entry displays.


2.     Enter a Name for the new parameter.

3.     Select the Type: Text, Numeric, or Time.

4.     Enter the Default Value.  


·         You can enter several default values, separated by a comma.

·         Single quotes on parameter value/s are removed when saving global parameters.

·         For the Time type, the following formats for the default value are accepted:

o   "yyyy-MM-dd"

o   "yyyy-MM-ddTHH:mm:ss"

o   "yyyy-MM-ddTHH:mm:ss.SSS"




5.     Check the Encrypted box to encrypt the value.


Encryption is only supported for text parameters.



6.     Click . The new parameter is added in the list.






Global parameters are inherited from the corresponding parent folder or subfolder.