Convert an existing object into a variant of another object

Object Variants

You can convert existing objects into variants of other objects. This is particularly useful when you already have content and want to start using variants.

  1. In Author, select the object.

  2. Click Manage > Variants > Convert.

  3. Click Search.

    Convert to Variant Window

  4. Locate the object you'll use as the parent object, select it, and then click OK.

    Quick Search for Converting to Variant

  5. Assign the required criteria values to the objects.

    Assign Criteria when Converting an Object to a Variant

  6. Click OK.