Audience: Administrators who manage the model.
For definitions of all the level settings, see Level Field and Settings.
Review the table to understand how settings trickle down when you make edits to parent levels.
|Setting edited in parent||Edit propagates to child levels|
|Version & Availability||✓|
|Elimination Trading Partner||✓|
|Level Dimensions||You get a prompt to choose yes or no.|
New Compared to Clones
Review the table to understand:
- Settings that copy when you clone or create new.
- Inherited settings that you can still edit and can't edit.
- Cloned settings that can change when you reparent a clone.
|Data Type or Setting||New level inherits from parent||New level copies from clone|
|Level Owners||You can assign more owners, but you can't remove owners.||✓ unless reparented|
|In Workflow||You can remove the new level from workflow.||✓ unless reparented|
|Currency||You can change the currency.||✓|
|Version & Availability||You can remove level availability, but you can't add level availability.||✓ unless reparented|
|Elimination Level||✓ unless reparented|
|Elimination Trading Partner||If the parent is a trading partner, the new level must be a trading partner.||✓ unless reparented|
|Level Attributes||Inherited level attributes are read-only unless the parent level's attribute is a parent attribute with child attributes. The child level inherits the same attribute, but you can choose any of the child attributes.||✓ unless reparented|
|Level Dimensions||You can change the dimensions.||✓|
You can remove assigned sheets, but you can't add assigned sheets.
|✓ unless reparented|
|Shared formulas in all unlocked versions||New child levels inherit the parent's shared formulas.
If you reparent , it retains the inherited shared formulas.
You can edit shared formulas.
|✓ If you reparent the cloned level, it retains the shared formulas of the clone.|
|Hard-coded values and formulas in plan versions only||✓|
|Sheet and cell notes in all versions||✓|
|Use within rules in all versions||✓|
|Availability in report parameters||