How do I add an entity?

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If you have the correct permissions, an entity can be added through the configuration menu.

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Go to Entity Types in the left panel.

Click Add

After you click add, there is certain information you need to set for your entity type.

1. Entity Type Name - Select a unique name to give your entity.

2. Display Name - This is the name that will be displayed to users.

3. Sort Order - Keep this field at 0. You can change the sort order on the Entity Types page.

4. Custom Fields - You have two options when adding a custom field to an entity.

..... Add New - Create a new custom field.

..... Add Existing - Choose a custom field that has already been created.

5. Groups Permissions - Select the groups have permissions to 'View','Edit', or 'Add' the entity.

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Once you are finished with adding information for your entity, you have three options.

1. New Entity Type - Select if you need to add a new entity.

2. Finish - Select if you are finished adding entities.

3. Cancel - Select if you do not want to add the entity.

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