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Step 1. Create an Order Entity

In this step, you will create a data entity called Order. The Order entity will be related to the Customer entity in Step 2 of the tutorial.

1.  If the model you saved in tutorial LGM002 - Create an Entity  is not currently displayed, open it by selecting the File menu and choosing the Open… option.

2.  Create a data entity named Order.

     Set its physical file name to iiiORDER, where iii are your initials.

3.  Create the following elements for the Order entity:

Element Name

Data Type

Field Name

Order number

ID Number (Long)


Order date



Order status





4.  Make Order Number the identifying element of Order.

5.  Close the elements window.