Transformations > Output transformation > Field mapping

Field mapping

Map fields to configure how data moves from the upstream transformation to the Output transformation.
Configure field mappings on the Field Mapping tab.
The Field Mapping tab includes a list of incoming fields and a list of target fields.
Note: Mapped field names can have a maximum of 72 characters.
You can configure the following field mapping options:
Field Map Options
Method of mapping fields to the Mapplet transformation. Select one of the following options:
Controls how fields are displayed in the Incoming Fields and Output Fields lists. Configure the following options:
Links fields with matching names. Allows you to link matching fields, and then manually configure other field mappings.
You can map fields in the following ways:
You can use both Exact Field Name and Smart Map in the same field mapping. For example, use Exact Field Name to match fields with the same name and then use Smart Map to map fields with similar names.
You can undo all automapped field mappings by clicking Automap > Undo Automap. To unmap a single field, select the field to unmap and click Actions > Unmap.
Data Integration highlights newly mapped fields. For example, when you use Exact Field Name, Data Integration highlights the mapped fields. If you then use Smart Map, Data Integration only highlights the fields mapped using Smart Map.
Action menu
Additional field mapping options. Provides the following options: