Inserting a function into a map rule

About this task

Functions can be inserted into map rules.

To insert a function into a map rule:

Procedure

  1. Select the rule cell where you want to insert the function.
  2. If necessary, click in the Rule editor in the specific place where you want to insert the function.
  3. Right-click in the Rule editor and click Insert Function on the context menu.

    The Functions view is displayed.

  4. If you know the function category, expand the category folder.
  5. Drag and drop the function you want to insert into the Rule editor.
  6. Insert another function if you want.
  7. You can optionally close the Functions view.

    In the Functions view, when you click a function, its description and syntax information display.