Knowledge Base - Gateway for K2

Pattern manager and K2 items

When you enter the pattern manager you will see that one default pattern for K2 items was created automatically when you installed the plugin.

k2 pattern manager

Click on the "Default - K2 pattern" and go to the third tab "Assign fields to the values".

 

k2 pattern

 

As we mentioned before you have three options available to geocode your K2 items using the Geocode Factory K2 gateway plugin. 

 

To geocode your K2 items using the Geocode Factory K2 gateway plugin you have these options.

1
To get location data from your K2 custom fields.

    a) These can be either address fields like street, postcode, city, etc.

    b) Or they can be coordinate fields (latitude and longitude).

2
To get the coordinate data from the 3rd party extension "StyleWare K2 Google Maps".

 

1- a) Location data from your K2 custom address fields

  • for the Latitude and Longitude options select " I have no coordinates fields (automatic)" 
  • for the address fields select the K2 custom fields you have created for each.

Like in the following image

pattern k2 fields 1

1- b) Location data from your K2 custom coordinate fields

  • for the Latitude and Longitude options select the custom fields you have created for each
  • leave the address fields below empty

Like in the following image

custom lat-long fields

 

 

2-) Coordinate data from the 3rd party extension "StyleWare K2 Google Maps"

  • for the Latitude and Longitude options select the "I have the optional swMap plugin enabled" for each
  • leave the address fields below these empty

 

Applies To

Geocode Factory 5