New variant object in a filtered book - On Premises: 6.4

Object Variants

When you create content in a filtered book, the Create Variant window opens with the criteria values matching the book filtering. Use the existing selection or add or remove criteria values. The book must be filtered before you can view the new variant in the book.

  1. Open a book in the Editor.
  2. Select the criteria in the book filter, and then click Apply to update the book contents.
  3. Select the topic that you want to create a variant for, and in the shortcut menu click New Variant.
  4. The Create Variant window opens with the filtering that has been applied to the book.
    • Click OK to create the variant with the criteria shown.


    • Change the criteria, and then click OK.

      The newly created variant appears in the same folder as the parent object.