You can create a domain by creating a record in the [domain] table.
When creating a new domain, keep the following in mind:
- Only one domain can be the default domain.
- Only one domain can be the primary domain.
Fill in the necessary fields (see table).
Table 1. Domain form fields
||Enter a unique name for the domain.
||Select a domain type that describes the domain. By
default the domain types are Vendor,
Customer, and MSP.
You can also add your own choices.
||Select the check box if this domain is to be the
top-level domain in the hierarchy. The top-level domain
only has child domains and no parent domains.
||Select the name of the domain higher in the hierarchy
that contains this domain. This field must have a value
for the domain to appear in the domain map.
||Select the check box to make the domain available for
use. You must select this option for this domain to
appear in the domain map.
||Enter a description for the domain.
Each domain record can also have several related records:
- Contains Domains
- Contained By
To change the domain hierarchy, go to the Contains Domains related list and select
the domain records that is the child (contained) domains of the contains