# Code to description value reader

Abstract

Introduction to the code to description value reader in Sitecore Data Exchange Framework.

You use this value reader to convert an integer value into a description.

The mapping of values to descriptions is defined in an item called a code definition set. A code definition set is a collection of code definition items. Each code definition item has a value (stored in a field) and a description (stored in the item name).

 Expected source object type System.Int32 Template location Data Exchange/Framework/Data Access/Value Readers/Code to Description Reader

Field name

Description

Code Definition Set

The code definition set where the mapping of the value to a description is defined. Code definition sets are defined under a tenant at Tenant Settings/Common/Code Definition SetsTenant Settings/Common/Code Definition Sets.