It might be necessary to create a new source, either to process a type of content that has no default source, or to distribute content over n sources for to make it easier to manage.
To create a source
- Click the Create button.
The following New Source screen is displayed:
- Fill in the following fields:
- ID: the identifier of the source. This information is used to specifically identify a source, regardless of its name or category. This field is mandatory. Once set, it cannot be modified.
- Name: the name of the source. This field is optional.
- Type: select from the menu the source type depending on your content. This field is mandatory. Once set, it cannot be modified.
When selecting the Authorit type, a new button is displayed at the bottom of the source creation form to add a publication configuration file:
- Category: the identifier of the source category. This field is optional. Adding a category ID creates the following metadata: ft:sourceCategorie
- Description: the description of the source. This field is optional.
- Click OK to validate the source's creation.