Description A currently available job position Submission form settings

Title field label Job title Body field label Description

- Identification-

The h-jnan readable name of mis content type* This tmt will be d splayed as piA of the ll;1 on the cnata content pag& II is recommended thai this name begin with a capital letter and contain only letters, numbers. ana spaces. This name must be unique.

The machine-readable name ol th is content type. This text wil I be used for oonstnjcting the u FtL ol the create confer page lor this content type. This name must contain only lowercase'enters, numbers, and underscores, underscores will be converted into hyphens when cpnstructi ng the u H L of the iroa.'e cor?!en.h cage. Thisnamemestbeenlque.

Description:

A currently available job position.

A brief description of this content type. This text w II bo d splayed as ¡¡art 01 the I ist on the create content page.

- T Submission form settings—

Title field label: *

Job title

Body field label:

Description

To omit the body field lor this content type, remove any text and leave ths field blank.

Minimum number of words: -m

Figure 3-7. Adding a new "Job" content type

3. After submitting the form with the "Save content type" button, the new content type will be created. Click the "manage fields" link for the Job content type (admin/ content/node-type/job/fields) to add our first custom field.

4. Use the settings from Table 3-4 and pictured in Figure 3-8 to complete the New field form to add a new select list for the Department field. Choose Text as the field type, as the field will be used to store text values. Once you've selected the field type, the widget type selection will appear.

Table 3-4. "New field" settings for Department option Field Value

Label Department

Field name department

Select a field type Text Select a widget Select list

It's worth spending a couple of minutes thinking about what type of data a field will store before selecting the field type. Once selected, the field type can't be changed. If you make a mistake, you must delete the field and create a new one with the correct field type.

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Edit Display fields

Add fields and groups to tile content type, and anange them on content display and input forms. Note: Installing the Advanced heip module will let you access more and better help.

Label Name Type Operations

Add fields and groups to tile content type, and anange them on content display and input forms. Note: Installing the Advanced heip module will let you access more and better help.

Label Name Type Operations

*

Job Title

Node module form.

*

Menu settings

Menu module form.

*

Description

Node module form.

*

New field

Department

fleld_ department

' Text

■M

Select list Í 1

Label

Field name (a-z, 0-9, J

Type of data to store.

Form element to edit the data.

Save

Figure 3-8. The "Add field" form for the Department field

Save

Figure 3-8. The "Add field" form for the Department field

5. After clicking the Save button, on the next page, you'll be able to fine-tune the new select list. Use the values from Table 3-5 and pictured in Figure 3-9 to give this select list a description and populate the options a user may select.

Table 3-5. Configuration for the Department field Field Value

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