To add a new item to a code list, simply type a label for the
item in the text box at the bottom of the code list editor and
If you like you can also choose the value of the code; otherwise, the value will be automatically assigned and incremented.
Build Hierarchical Code Lists¶
Code lists can contain multiple levels of items. For example, a code list with locations might contains several levels: continent, countries, and cities.
To move an item down one level, right clik the item and select Move right. This will make the item a child of the item above it.
To move an item up a level, right click the item and select Move left. This will make the item a sibling of its former parent.
Label a Code List¶
To give a name, label, and description to a code list:
- Click the Details tab of the code list editor.
- Enter a name, label, and description as appropriate.