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Edit Adaptor

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On the Edit Adaptor  - General Settings  - screen, you can define the Adaptor :

ItemTypeAdaptorGeneralSettings

Live? :  Check this box to make the Adaptor visible for all Users.
Name & Description : Enter the details in each of the languages as set in SSP.

 

ItemTypeAdaptorSettings

At the bottom of the screen, you need to select the Form that is linked with. Drill down from Category to Topic and then to the Form.

Click on Show Fields to see all fields of this Form. This will bring you to the second tab called Form Fields.

alert_1818 You will first need to save the new Adaptor to see the fields of the selected Form.

 

On the Edit Adaptor - Form Fields - tab you can define which fields in the Form need to be filled by the Adaptor :

ItemTypeAdaptorFieldSettings

All fields from the Form are loaded in the left column. The right column shows all fields from the Item Type that can be used to pre-fill data in the Form. Simply select the appropriate values and the Adaptor is complete.

alert_1818 The Adaptor can only load data into text fields. Drop downs or other Fields of the type 'selection fields' are not loaded by the Adaptor.

 

Buttons:

clip0022: Disregards any changes and returns you to the list of all Adaptors.
OK: Saves any changes and returns you to the list of all Adaptors.
clip0020: Saves any changes but remains on the current page.