Data interface requirements > Custom groups

Custom groups

File name group.csv
Importance Required (unless there are NO custom groups in stock.csv)
Description Values and descriptions for custom group fields in the Stock by Location file.
Criteria A separate record for every value in each custom group field provided in the Stock by Location file
Example data Assuming the first group field in the "Stock by Location" file is a "Product Group", and the second group is for "Colour":
1,LBACKPACK,Large Backpacks
1,SBACKPACK,Small Backpacks
2,R,Red
2,W,White
        
 

Columns

Pos Name Type Importance Description
1 Identifier Char Required Refers to a custom group field in the "Stock by Location" file.
Use "1" for the first group; "2" for the second group etc.
2 Value Char Required Each value that is (or might be) provided in the relevant custom group field in the "Stock by Location" file
3 Description Char Required A longer description associated with the group value