Create a new variant in Contribute - On Premises: 6.4


In Contribute new variant objects are created while you are working in the object list.

To create a new variant object:

  1. Display the object in the folder list or search results.
  2. Right-click the object and in the menu click New Variant.

    The Create new Variant window opens.

  3. To open the Variable Search window, click New Assignment:


    • To search for specific variants, type a Search term and then press Enter. Or to display all variants in the Library, click in the field and then press Enter.
    • Select the variant (you must select the check box to assign the variant to the topic), and then select a value from the drop-down list:


  4. To add the variant criteria value to the Create Variant window, click Insert.
  5. To create the new variant object, click OK in the Create Variant window.