Allows you to select a specific item type or a filter as a rule component. You can select one rule component at a time.
Filter — Enables you to select an existing filter as a rule component or access Filter Manager, where you can create or modify a required filter. When sharing the rules file between more than one plant, ensure that the filters used in the rules are defined in all these plants with exactly the same name.
Item type — Enables you to select an existing item type from the list of item types available in the current plant.
Selection list — Displays a list of item types or filters that you can select as rule components. Different options are available, depending on the rule component type that you selected.
New — Opens the New Filter dialog box. You can create a new filter to define an item type. This button is available only when the rule component is a filter.
Properties — Opens the Filter Properties dialog box. You can view and edit properties for a selected filter. This button is available only when the rule component is a filter.
Shortcut menu — Enables you to access Filter Manager. This menu is available only when the rule component is a filter.
You can access Filter Manager to create new filters or modify properties of the existing filters only if you have appropriate access rights.
You cannot create new item types or modify properties of the existing item types.
You cannot set rules for item types with reference data (these item types are not available in the Selection list).