Goal: Before / After Time: 2 hours but depends on your back-up procedures, image manipulation time, and time required to rebuild and redeploy the Maximo EAR file Prerequisites You will need image manipulation software like Adobe Photoshop, GIMP, Paint, etc… You will need Administrator Access to the Maximo Server You will need to back up [...]
As a system administrator or developer for Maximo, there comes a time when you want to be in multiple applications as once. For instance, you might want to be in the application designer modifying screens while also being in the work order tracking page to see your edits in real time. You can try to [...]
Recently have was tasked to troubleshoot a custom BIRT report performance issue for a client for Maximo 7.1 The problem was that the report, which normally ran fine, was now taking over 30 minutes to run and eventually never ran at all, which then in turn resulted in other reports not being able to run. [...]
When it comes to BIRT reports, Jason Verly (@mygeekdaddy) is probably one to get guidance from on the web. His latest post on how to run Maximo BIRT report tools locally is another great in depth tutorial.
This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Maximo Automation ScriptsFor years, there is one default Maximo functionality that tends to annoy a lot of our clients. When you have a workorder and you select a location, if that location has one and only one asset associate with it, that asset number will [...]
This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Maximo Automation ScriptsIf you have used Rules Manager, QuickPick or Field Control then you are already familiar with the Automation Script in Maximo. The Automation Script is basically a developers tool to enable you to develop custom business rules without having to develop custom java [...]
Some users may want to change the default order by clause for an application like Work Order Tracking. In Maximo 7.5, it is easy to change the default value which can be done in Application Designer. First open the WOTRACK application, and on the list tab, click on the “Work Order Tracking” table. It should [...]