An IE address bar in Siebel can be used for more than just showing the current web address or the current URL. This tip or piece of info was recently discovered by a colleague of mine Tejeshwer Anand. Below are the instructions on how to use it.
- Open your Siebel Application Client (Thin or Dedicated)
- Just go the address bar as shown in the picture below.
- Type the following code in the Address Bar as shown in the picture
- Hit Enter Key
- It will return you the First Name of the person logged it.
You can even call a business service through this technique provided your CFG contains the entry for that BS.
For example you can write.
This will return you the active bus object and assign it to variable ‘bo’.
This can be real handy if you want to check, weather a particular Profile Attribute has been successfully SET or NOT or in case you want to SET 😉 a particular Profile Attribute.
To set a particular Profile Attribute you can write