Always Use Identifiers, Not Names

When you snap anything into the Framework, you have to specify its identifier - not its name.

When you create a Visual LANSA component it has a name and an 8-charcter identifier:

When working with the Framework, you need to use the identifier when specifying the components or functions to be used as filters, command handlers, imbedded interface points, etc.

You can make repository lists show the identifier as well as the name by adding the Identifier column:

In the Framework, you can prompt and search for components using their long name. When you select a component, its identifier is returned.