You can use the MinValue attribute to define a minimum time value or a minimum integer value in a range.

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A MinValue attribute is available for the DateTimeEdit and Integer property value control types.


Log in to the vRealize Automation console as a fabric administrator.


  1. Select Infrastructure > Blueprints > Property Dictionary.
  2. Click Edit in the Property Attributes column of the property row.
  3. Click New Property Attribute.
  4. Select MinValue from the Type drop-down menu.
  5. Enter an attribute name in the Name text box.

    This name is not visible in the user interface.

  6. Type the minimum value of the property in the Value text box.

    For example, if you are using this attribute with the DateTimeEdit control, type a minimum earliest possible date, and optionally a minimum time, value using a YYYY-MM-DD or MM/DD/YYYY format and a time in HH:MM format followed by AM or PM. If you are using this attribute with the Integer control, type a minimum integer value.

  7. Click the Save icon (Save).
  8. (Optional) Add additional attributes.
  9. Click OK.