Editing Mapping Definitions

You can edit, delete, and copy mapping definitions. The types of changes you can make to a mapping definition include:
  • Adding or removing a field mapping.
  • General editing such as renaming the mapping definition, adding or removing filters, changing the AccuWork and ITS issue types, and so on.

The procedure varies based on the type of change you want to make.

Editing procedures are described here. To copy a mapping definition, see Copying a Mapping Definition.

For detailed information on mapping definitions, see Creating a Mapping Definition.

Note: Changing a mapping definition might affect any synchronization patterns that use it. Be sure to verify that your synchronization patterns behave as expected after editing a mapping definition they use.

To add or remove a field mapping:

  1. Go to the AccuSync Management Console main page.

    Tip: Clicking the AccuSync logo at the top of any page takes you to the main page.

  2. Click the Edit Configuration button .

    The Configuration page appears.

  3. In the Mapping Definitions table, click the Edit Mapping Definition button .

    The Mapping Definition page appears.

  4. To add a new field mapping, click the Add New... button. See Creating a Field Mapping for more information.

  5. To delete a field mapping, click the Delete button .

To perform general editing for a mapping definition:
  1. On the Mapping Definition page, click the Advanced Settings button.
  2. The Edit Mapping Definition dialog box appears. See Creating a Filter for more information.

After you make this change, you should run any synchronization patterns that use it to make sure that your changes provide the results you expect. See Running a Synchronization Pattern for more information.