Tridion DataExtender Add Metadata Column
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Tridion-DataExtender-Add-Metadata-Column

  • Uses Tridion 2011 SP1.

  • References used: Tridion/bin/client/PIA

    • Tridion.ContentManager.Interop.cm_defines
    • Tridion.ContentManager.Interop.cm_tom

    Tridion/bin/client

    • Tridion.Common

    Tridion/web/WebUI/WebRoot/bin

    • Tridion.Web.UI.Core
    • Tridion.Web.UI.Models.TCM54
  • Set the metadata fieldname. Open the AddMetadataColumn.cs file, change 'article_number' to your fieldname.

  • Compile. Copy ALL files in the VS output folder (/bin/Debug) to the CMS Server at /Tridion/web/WebUI/WebRoot/bin.

  • Create a new Folder on the CMS server for your DataExtender GUI Extension. For example, create the DataExtender folder here: /Tridion/web/WebUI/Editors/DataExtender

  • Copy the DataExtender.config file to the folder above in step 4.

  • Add the DataExtender config location to the System.config file in Tridion\web\WebUI\WebRoot\Configuration\System.config.

  • DLLS used:

... C:\Program Files (x86)\Tridion\web\WebUI\Editors\DataExtender\ DataExtender.config
  • Refresh the GUI and behold your new GUI ListView Column