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[4 Aug 2010 | Comments Off | ]

Power of Siebel eScripting or also called as ECMA Scripting
1. We some time faces issues to remove special characters in a Workflow Step, and look for a vanilla Workflow function to use, but cannot find the one.
2. We try for a custom business service to find and replace the special character. But some time that custom business service restrict you to only few character, but later you want to filter out some more chars, the you need to modify it. Also, you may have to do a while loop or for …

Configuration, Debugging Techniques, Tips & Tricks »

[23 Jun 2009 | 3 Comments | ]

When you goto Tools->Screen object, you cannot see ‘Bitmap Category’ field because it is HIDDEN in tools for a normal view. You need to enable it from Tools CFG.
Here are steps -
1. Open your Tools.cfg.
2. Search for “ClientConfigurationMode”, it might be there with value like
ClientConfigurationMode = Web
3. If you find it or did’t find it, just add/replace below value to the [Siebel] section of CFG. This is the first section of CFG.
ClientConfigurationMode = All
4. Relaunch your Tools. This will show certain hidden fields and Objects of Tools.
5. …

Tips & Tricks »

[15 Jun 2009 | Comments Off | ]

Siebeldev.exe is a powerful utility provided in Siebel Tools, but don’t make full use of it. It can used to do some of our manual tasks of Tools like Import sifs, Export sifs, do Compilation, apply patches, all using the Commandline.
So, we can write a simple batch file with the Siebeldev.exe , its appropriate switches and parameters, and automate these tasks.

Automate Export Sifs from Siebel Tools:
1. Create a ExportSif.bat file.
2.Put below commandline in it and save the file.
c:\Sia80\Tools\BIN\siebdev.exe /c c:\Sia80\Tools\BIN\ENU\tools.cfg /u sadmin /p sadmin /d local /batchexport “Siebel Repository” C:\Sia80\Tools\bin\obj.txt …

Downloads, Tips & Tricks »

[15 Jun 2009 | 6 Comments | ]

Page#1
Goto URL – http://edelivery.oracle.com/
Click Continue button
Page#2
Give your name, company name, valid email id and country. Click Submit below.
Page#3
Select “Siebel CRM” from drop down and platform as “Microsoft Windows(32-bit)”. Click Continue.
Page#4
Search for “Siebel Business Applications Release 8.1.1.0 Media Pack for Microsoft Windows (32-bit)” on this page. Click that link.
Page#5
Look for Seconf Download button on the page. Or search “V14591-01″.
Here is your Siebel Bookshelf 8.1.1.0 Version.

Configuration, Tips & Tricks »

[8 Jun 2009 | Comments Off | ]

Sometimes you might need to add a extra Menu to Siebel Application. Lets say after “Help” menu as shown in the below screen shot.
Siebel Application Menus
Navigate to the Tools -> Application.
Locate your Siebel Application name, let’s say, [Siebel Universal Agent]
Go to its Menu field and get the Menu name, it might be [Generic WEB]
Now navigate to Tools -> Menu. Query the Menu as got above [Generic WEB]
Go to the child object Menu Items.
Now your new menu is going to come at 8th Position here as per above snapshot and there …

Configuration, Tips & Tricks »

[15 May 2009 | Comments Off | ]

Suppose there is a description field in a form applet, having lots of lines of data, then how will you display that data in automatic continous scrolling-up form.
Pls post if anyone has a solution for achieveing this in siebel.
Possible Solution:
Lets take a Description field having some lines of data, then how to display that data in automatic continous scrolling-up format.
Here we go,
1. Let’s take a [Description] field at BC level which stores the data.
2. Create a new Calculated Field in the same BC as given below -
Field: Calc …

Downloads, Tips & Tricks »

[7 May 2009 | One Comment | ]

Here is a link that Oracle Provides to get the avaliable Siebel Licence Keys –
http://licensecodes.oracle.com/siebel_master.html#SIA81
How to Apply Licence Keys in Siebel – Click Here.

Downloads, Tips & Tricks »

[7 May 2009 | 4 Comments | ]

Download Oracle and Siebel Setups:
Here is a link that Oracle provides to freely download the Siebel Setup for versions Siebel 7.5, Siebel 7.8, Siebel 8.0, Siebel 8.1.
You need to register first, what ever free Siebel downloads available , you can do there from Oracle Site.
http://edelivery.oracle.com/
Thanks, Ramani K for providing such a useful link.

Debugging Techniques, Featured, Scripting, Tips & Tricks »

[6 May 2009 | 2 Comments | ]

1. Create a simple batch file “SiebelKill.bat”
2. Right Click Edit the file with Notepad
3. Put the below text
REM******************************************************************************
TASKKILL /F /IM siebel.exe
TASKKILL /F /IM iexplore.exe /FI “WINDOWTITLE eq Siebel Call Center – Microsoft Internet Explorer*”
REM******************************************************************************
4. Save the file
5. Double click the file whenever you want your dedicated Siebel application and its task – Siebel.exe to get killed from Task Manager automatically.
And its done…