Adding Values for iSeries

Note: This information is only for basic installs. Some installs may have been customized based on a customer’s needs by a Silvon Consultant. If your installation has been customized, it may require Client Service assistance.


  1. Add new value to the values window – File/Values
  2. Add new value to corresponding categories. Always add to bottom. – File/Categories
  3. Check data source for the correct attachments – File/Data Source
  4. Check user profiles for any security issues – Configuration/UserProfiles


  1. Add new value to the code in existing batch programs –  GETVAL/Amoimd0r
  2. Re-run command GENFILSRV for all updated structure codes at the command line
  3. We highly recommend that the structure/category data be re-loaded when adding a new value.