The creation of custom fields can be done in two places on the platform.
- A custom field editor is available for creation, modification or deletion.
- It is also possible to directly create custom fields during the file upload procedure.
A dedicated interface on the platform
To access the dedicated interface, click on the gear icon, located in the upper right part of the tool.
Then click on "Database settings" to access the database menu.
Select "Manage custom fields" to Edit, delete or add custom fields.
Then, you access this interface, where the platform lists all existing fields.
Click on “Create custom field”
Enter a name for the field
Choose a type “Text” or “number”
Indicate to which category the field belongs
Finally indicate if this field has units
Click "Confirm" to create the field.
At this point you should see it appear in the table.
If you click on a SKU, you will also see this field in the “General information” section
The next time you will upload data, you will find this field directly in the list of available SKU Science fields. You will be able to make an association between a field of your file and this field available in the database.