Using Inherit Fields

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Using Inherit Fields

Inherit (Sticky) Fields are index fields that retain their values.


Each file/folder can inherit index fields values from its parent folder. To designate a field as a inherit field, mark the adjacent checkbox while creating a Profile.


For example, In-case you have the Client Name field under profile Project as an inherit field, the next time when you add a document and choose Project as profile, the Client Name field will inherit the value from its parent folder.





Note: The index fields will Inherit values from parent folders when you manually import documents into Docsvault using the 'Import files and folders' dialog.


To learn how to set inherit fields, see Setting Up Inherit Index Fields.


See also

View Profile

Profiles and Indexes

Creating User Defined Indexes

Creating Static Indexes

Creating Dynamic Indexes

Creating Profiles

Using File Name Templates

Assigning Profile to a document