Release Work Requests Manually by Selection Query

This instruction describes how to run a query to identify work requests to be released. It also describes how to release the work requests that were identified in the query.

Use this instruction when you want to release all or some of the work requests that share some features, such as those containing the same service, belonging to the same facility or belonging to the same equipment.

Outcome

The selection query has identified all relevant work requests. Some or all of these are released and converted to work orders in 'Work Order. Open' (MOS100).

The work order is stored in the following files:

The work order can be used for further planning or reporting of performed work.

Before you start

Follow These Steps

Run Selection Query

  1. Start 'Work Request. Open Toolbox' (MOS197) or 'Work Request. Open' (MOS170).

  2. Select an appropriate sorting order.

  3. Press F17=Select to display the selection options.

    • Running Query from the Work Schedule if selection is made in (MOS197)
    • Running Query from Work Requests if selection is made in (MOS170).

Running Query from the Work Schedule

When selection is made from the work schedule for work requests, 'M3 File. Select Fields' (CRS170/B) is displayed.

  1. On the (CRS170/B) panel, specify the appropriate criteria and press Enter.

  2. On the (MOS197/B) panel, press F18=Release to release all work requests in the current selection.

    Note: F18 is only available after the F17 query is run.

Running Query from Work Requests

When selection is made from (MOS170), (MOS992) is displayed.

  1. On the (MOS992/B) panel, select a predefined query and use option Run to display the E panel.

    No changes made to the query at this point will be included in the search.

  2. Press F3 to run the query.

    The identified work requests are displayed.

  3. Press F16=Release to release all work requests included.

    Note:  F16 only becomes active after the query is run.
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