Set default values on the value accessor template

Abstract

How to set default values on a value accessor template in Sitecore Data Exchange Framework.

Before you can use the value accessor template, you must configure its converter type. In this example, the converter type must point to the plugin you created in Visual Studio.

To configure the converter type:

  1. In Sitecore Content Editor, navigate to Templates/Data Exchange/Providers/File System/Data Access/Value Accessors/Array Value Accessor.

  2. Click the Builder tab.

  3. On the ribbon, click the Builder OPTIONS tab.

  4. Click Standard values.

    Standard values on menu ribbon
  5. Select the new item.

    Standard values in content tree
  6. Set the following field values:

    Name

    Converter Type

    Value

    Examples.DataExchange.Providers.FileSystem.ArrayValueAccessorConverter, Examples.DataExchange.Providers.FileSystem

    Note

    The field Converter Type is in the Data Exchange Framework section. You might need to expand the section before you see the field.

  7. Save the item.