Audience: Administrators who manage the model.
For definitions of all the level settings, see Reference: Level Fields 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||✓ except for actuals versions and locked versions|
|Sheet and cell notes in all versions||✓|
|Use within rules in all versions||✓|
|Availability in report parameters||