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    "Select Holdings Template" box opens every time operator tries to create new MFHD

    • Product: Voyager
    • Product Version: All
    • Relevant for Installation Type: Multi-Tenant Direct, Dedicated-Direct, Local, TotalCare

    Problem symptoms

    Operator attempts to create new MFHD:

    • Operator asked to select template from "Select Holdings Template" window each time
    • Call number not transferred from bib to MFHD record


    Preferences for call number hierarchy and template need to be set for Cataloging client on operator's workstation


    1. Set Call Number Hierarchy
      1. Cataloging > Options > Preferences 
      2. General tab > Call Number Hierarchy > select the call number hierarchy that should be used to select the call number from the bib when creating a new mfhd. 
    2. Set default holdings template
      1. Folders/Files > Templates > Hldg > select the default mfhd template that should be used creating a new mfhd1.
      2. Click OK to save the new preferences. 

    Additional Information

    1Typically the Holdings Templates are located in: c:\voyager\catalog\template\  

    But your path may be different if the Voyager clients were not installed in the default location on PC.

    • Article last edited: 17-Jul-2019