About Dictionaries

A Dictionary contains the labels for the different languages. A unique key is associated with a label for a specific language

A Dictionary contains onscreen texts, labels, tooltips, error and notification messages. It is referenced in the Collection Type and Object Type.

System dictionaries are localized in English and French. If you want to localize these dictionaries in other languages, you can provide the required dictionaries.

The AI Suite product use dictionaries in the:

  • User interface.
    A global dictionary is provided with the product. It defines the labels of the static part of the user interface and the error messages. You can redefine all or part of the messages in the default "datastore" dictionary.
  • Collection Type.
    A list of dictionaries can be associated to a Collection Type to define the related labels used in the user interface.
  • Object Type.
    A list of dictionaries can be associated to an Object Type to define the related labels used in the user interface.

The same dictionaries can be used in the Collection Types and Object Types to enable you to group the messages in the most appropriate way for your application.

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