Note : Before you proceed with the following instructions, back up the database. If your organization integrates multiple Blackbaud products, refer to the Additional Requirements section of the backup article.

  1. Create a query of the constituent to which to add the attribute
  2. In admin, go to global change. (Only users with admin rights can do this)
  3. Highlight constituent and click new change
  4. Click the include button and find the query you created. Then select the query and click open.
  5. In the available fields section, find and add the attribute field to add.
  6. In the change parameters box add any information you want to add to the records within the attribute
  7. Optional, but recommended: Check the boxes to create a control report, query of exceptions, and query of changed records.
  8. Double check the selected changes fields to make sure the correct attribute is being added to the constituent records.
  9. Click the change now button to perform the global change.
Globally Add an Attribute from Global Change

Globally Add Attribute screen from Global Change