In this example page, the different types of prompts that appear frequently in PeopleSoft applications are displayed.Step 1
The Prompt Table Edit restricts selection to only data that is in the prompt table.
A look up button (magnifying glass) indicates a prompt table runtime prompt. You click this button, search, and then select a value from the prompt table.Step 2
The Translate Table Edit restricts selection to only data that is in the Translate table (PSXLATITEM).
The Translate table is a PeopleTools table with predefined values that are associated with a particular field.
A drop-down list indicates a Translate Table runtime prompt. You click the drop-down list and then select a value from the list. You cannot search a Translate Table prompt.Step 3
The Yes/No Table Edit restricts you to selecting only yes (Y) or no (N) values.
A check box indicates a Yes/No Table runtime prompt.Step 4
Some fields are unrestricted and have no edits. A likely field that uses no table edit is a date field.
A text box also indicates that there is no table edit.Step 5
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