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    How to alter bibliographic or holdings information displayed in record display

    • Article Type: General
    • Product: Voyager
    • Product Version: 7.0.1

    Desired Outcome Goal:
    Change fields in record display in a record view in Tomcat WebVoyage

    1. Log on to server as voyager user.
    2. cd /m1/voyager/xxxdb/tomcat/vwebv/context/vwebv/ui/<skin>/xsl/contentLayout/configs
    3. Select the file to edit based on type of record fields are in:
    a. displaycfg.xml -- bibliographic record fields
    b. displayHoldings.xml -- mfhd/holdings record fields
    4. Make backup copy of file.
    5. Edit file with desired changes (see Additional Information for examples).
    6. Save changes.

    Additional Information

    Example 1: add 346 field to display:
    1. Open displaycfg.xml for editing.
    2. Add section for new field:
    <!--added on {date} for RDA records-->
    <displayTags label="Video Characteristics:">
    <displayTag field="346" indicator1="X" indicator2="X" subfield="ab"/>
    which will display 346 with any indicator values, subfields a and b.
    3. Save changes.

    Example 2: Remove Notes from Holdings display
    1. Open displayHoldings.xml for editing.
    2. Find relevant section in file:
    <holdingsTags label="Notes:">
    <displayTag field="852" indicator1="X" indicator2="X" subfield="z" />
    3. Comment out the section to suppress display:
    <!-- commented out {date} by ExL
    <holdingsTags label="Notes:">
    <displayTag field="852" indicator1="X" indicator2="X" subfield="z" />
    4. Save changes.

    Category: Opac

    • Article last edited: 9/24/2014
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