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Message Category Overview​

The  ​Message Category window is used to view, create and edit message categories. For more information, see ​Message Categories.

Available Actions​



​New Message Category​

This button opens the ​Create New message category​ window. A name and a description for the new category are entered here.

This button opens the ​Edit message category window, where the name and description of the category can be changed.

Information Displayed (columns of the table)​




This column displays the category name. The category creator sets the name, which can be changed in the ​Edit message category​ window.


This column shows the creator of the category. It is not possible to change the owner of the category.

​Creation Date​

This column shows the creation date of the category.

General Page Options​




This drop-down list is used to filter which entries are displayed. It is possible to display active or archived entries.

​Remove filter​

This button removes any filter applied to the display. All available entries are again shown.

​Number of visible rows​

This drop-down list adjusts the number of entries displayed per page (10, 20, 50, or 100 visible rows).


The list can be browsed via arrows at the bottom of the page. The arrows appear when all of the available entries cannot be displayed on one page.

​Select All​

This checkbox selects all visible entries.


This button archives any selected entries. Archived entries are not deleted but remain stored in the system. To view archived entries, select Archived​ from the ​Show​ drop-down list. Archived entries can be reactivated at any time.


This button deletes any select entries after an additional confirmation question. The deleted entries are permanently removed from the system and cannot be retrieved.