To delete a segment occurrence

  1. If browsing the database, click End Browse end browse.
  2. Optionally, click Move to start of database icon on the IMS Database Editor toolbar to move to the start of the database.
  3. On the toolbar, click GHN icon until you are positioned on the segment occurrence that you want to delete.
  4. Click DLET icon.

    The segment occurrence is removed and your current position changes to the next segment occurrence in the database.

When you delete a parent segment occurrence, you delete all child segments of that parent as well.
Note: If you have the Delete warning option checked, click Yes to enable deletion. See To configure edit warnings for more information.