This guide will help you setup linked documents in Maximo 7 for Linux and Windows.
Archives for February 2010
If you have Maximo 126.96.36.199 then you can use Cognos with Maximo. Here are some helpful links to setting that up. Maximo Cognos Integration Installation Maximo Cognos Integration
If you have gone through the process of importing data with MIF, you may have noticed that there is not integration object for failure codes. When I was importing data, I didn’t have to worry too much about it because I didn’t have that many failure codes to import, but if you do, it can […]
OK, the title of this post might be a bit misleading, but in Maximo 7, you can’t actually delete items from the Item Master. This is not a bug and it’s actually meant to be this way. In order to “delete” an item, you basically just have to change the status of the item to […]
Most of you know that you can change the field size of any value by going into the database configuration and changing the size to either are larger or smaller number. But in doing this, sometimes the field on the screen doesn’t change in width if your field size changes are very minimal. If you […]
Here is a guide document on how to add the user name of the person executing a BIRT report.
I have been looking for this functionality for a while and now I have finally found it. This feature is available for BIRT 2.3.1, which means you will have to have Maximo 188.8.131.52 or above installed as it comes with BIRT 2.3.2. You will have to write some java for this to work, but at […]
Here is a good article for you system administrators. If you do a lot of development like we do around here, copying and moving Maximo databases can be a pain. This article on maintaining system properties when moving or copying databases should help ease the pain applies to Maximo 7. [IBM Support]
If you have used the built in Maximo Assignment Manager module, you probably wanted to pick up your computer and throw it out the window. In my opinion, the assignment manager module and far from being user friendly and all it’s meant to do is associate a name to a workorder. Of course it is […]
At times it is necessary to override or extend the functionality in core MAXIMO. This can be achieved by ‘extending’ methods in the Maximo business objects. The following section outlines the process involved in extending the add() method in the Items application. This same approach can be used to extend any add() method from the […]