Configure Field Standardization

IDOL Connectors have several configuration parameters that control field standardization. All of these are set in the [Connector] section of the configuration file:

To configure field standardization, use the following procedure.


You can also configure CFS to run field standardization. To standardize all field names, you must run field standardization from both the connector and CFS.

To enable field standardization

  1. Stop the connector.
  2. Open the connector’s configuration file.
  3. In the [Connector] section, set the following parameters:

    EnableFieldNameStandardization A Boolean value that specifies whether to enable field standardization. Set this parameter to true.
    FieldNameDictionaryPath The path to the dictionary file that contains the rules to use to standardize documents. A standard dictionary is included with the connector and is named dictionary.xml.

    For example:

  4. Save the configuration file and restart the connector.