Custom Field Registrations in CSV Importer 4.2

July 4, 2015

1. ACF Custom Field Registration:
The ACF custom field registration is one of the new features in the development of WP Ultimate CSV importer PRO version 4.2. It cannot be handled in the version 4.1 or any other importer plugin as it is a little bit tough to register. So considering this thing and make some changes in the version 4.2 for quick and easy registration of ACF custom field.

The registration procedures are described below.

Procedures:

  1. Click –>Add Custom Field
    Add ACF Custom Field
  2. Then fill the following fields:
    • field label: Enter the suitable text in the label field.
    • field name: Enter the suitable name in this field
    • field Description: Enter some description about the name in this field
    • field type: choose one of the field types from the drop down menu
      1. Basic:
        • Text
        • Text Area
        • Number
        • Email
        • Url
        • Password
      2. Content:
        • Wysiwyg editor
        • oEmbed
        • Image
        • File
        • Gallery
      3. Choice:
        • Select
        • Checkbox
        • Radio Button
        • True/False
      4. Relational:
        • Post Object
        • Page Link
        • Relationship
        • Taxonomy
        • User
      5. Jquery:
        • Google Map
        • Date picker
        • Color Picker
      6. layout
        • Message
        • Tab
    • options: required, not required
      • not required: default the checkbox is not checked.
      • required: if required select the required checkbox.
  3. Then click Register button for registering the entered details

Register ACF Custom Field
Register custom field and Field Added alert box will appear click OK. Then delete button will appear on the right side of the custom field. If you want to delete that click delete. Then click Next button. In the next page, the entered details will store in the PCF table. (shown below)

Then click on the “Proceed Import” button and moves out to the next page. Here you should be filled out all the mandatory fields. If you want to import any images in the WordPress site then select the “advance media handling” checkbox. After selecting this checkbox “browse” and “option” will appear near to the checkbox.

Then browse the zip image folder from your computer then click on the update button. The image name in the folder and the image name in the shortcode of the post-content should be same. Then zip image folder is updated and then click “next” button to move to next page.

Then click “Import Now” button. In the next page “total no of records”, “total no mapped” and “total no of unmapped” will be displayed.

Import with ACF Custom Field Registration

In above screenshot two views are displayed. “Web view” is the front end of the WordPress site and “Admin view” is the back end.

2. TYPES Field Registration:

  1. Click –>Add Custom Field
    Add ACF Custom Field
  2. Then fill the following fields:
    • field label: Enter the suitable text in the label field.
    • field name: Enter the suitable name in this field
    • field Description: Enter some description about the name in this field
    • field type: choose one of the field types from the drop down menu
      1. Text:
        • Text Field
        • Text Area
        • Numeric
        • phone
        • Email
        • Url
      2. Content:
        • Wysiwyg
        • Embed
        • Image
        • File
        • Video
        • Skype
      3. Choice:
        • Select
        • Checkbox
        • Checkboxes
        • Radio
      4. Jquery:
        • Color Picker
        • Date
      5. layout
        • Message
        • Tab
    • options: required, not required
      • not required: default the checkbox is not checked.
      • required: if required select the required checkbox.
  3. Then click Register button for registering the entered details

Register ACF Custom Field

 

Register custom field and Field Added alert box will appear click OK. Then delete button will appear on the right side of the custom field. If you want to delete that click delete.

Then click Next button

The entered details will store in the TYPES table. (shown below)

Then click on the “Proceed Import” button and moves out to the next page. Here you should be filled out all the mandatory fields. If you want to import any images in the WordPress site then select the “advanve media handling” checkbox. After selecting this checkbox “browse” and “option” will appear near to the checkbox.

Then browse the zip image folder from your computer then click on the update button. The image name in the folder and the image name in the shortcode of the post content should be same. Then zip image folder is updated and then click “next” button to move to next page.

Then click “Import Now” button. In the next page “total no of records”, “total no mapped” and “total no of unmapped” details will be displayed.

In above screenshot two views are displayed. “Web view” is the front end of the WordPress site and “Admin view” is the back end.

3. PODS Field Registration:

  1. Click –>Add Custom Field
    Add ACF Custom Field
  2. Then fill the following fields:
    • field label: Enter the suitable text in the label field.
    • field name: Enter the suitable name in this field
    • field Description: Enter some description about the name in this field
    • field type: choose one of the field types from the drop down menu
      1. Text:
        • Plain Text
        • Website
        • phone
        • Email
        • Password
      2. Paragraph:
        • Plain Paragraph Text
        • WYSIWYG (Visual Editor)
        • Code (Syntax Highlighting)
      3. Date/Time:
        • Date/Time
        • Date
        • Time
      4. Number:
        • Plain Number
        • Currency
      5. Relationships/Media
        • File/Image/Video
        • Relationship
      6. Other:
        • Yes/No
        • Color Picker
    • options: required, not required
      • not required: default the checkbox is not checked.
      • required: if required select the required checkbox.
  3. Then click Register button for registering the entered details

Register ACF Custom Field

Register custom field and Field Added alert box will appear click OK. Then delete will appear on the right side of the custom field. If you want to delete that click delete.

Then click Next button.

The entered details will store in the Pods table.

Then click on the “Proceed Import” button and moves out to the next page. Here you should be filled out all the mandatory fields. If you want to import any images in the WordPress site then select the “advance media handling” checkbox. After selecting this checkbox “browse” and “option” will appear near to the checkbox.

Then browse the zip image folder from your computer then click on the update button. The image name in the folder and the image name in the shortcode of the post content should be same. Then zip image folder is updated and then click “next” button to move to next page.

Then click “Import Now” button. In the next page “total no of records”, “total no mapped” and “total no of unmapped” will be displayed.

In the above screenshot two views are displayed. “Web view” is the front end of the WordPress site that displays the design and “Admin view” is the back end that is only viewed by the admin