How to Edit List Mappings

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How to Edit List Mappings

Once you have uploaded and mapped a Contact List to be used in a campaign, you may decide that you’d like to map additional fields that you didn’t include in your initial file upload.  For example, perhaps you’d like to add a field to a Web Form associated with the list.  You can easily map new fields by editing your list’s mapping.


To Edit a List’s Field Mapping:

From the main navigation bar, click Lists:



You’ll navigate to your Lists Page.  We’re going to add fields to the B2B List:



If we edit the B2B List and look at the first contact record, we’ll see that there currently are no custom fields mapped:



To map new fields, click the Action button to the right of the list and then select Field Mappings:



All of the Standard Fields – such as name, address and email – previously mapped for this list will be marked with a check.  Any custom fields that have been previously mapped to our Variable Data Fields will be listed underneath Your Field Names:



To map any additional Standard Fields, place a check in the box next to the field.  To map any additional Custom Fields, enter the field names in the boxes provided under Your Field Names.  You have Variable Data 1 – 35  available to use for your custom data fields. In the example below, we have mapped Company, Occupation and Mobile.  We have also added 2 new custom fields – Industry and Loan Amount. Industry has been mapped to Variable Data 1 and Loan Amount has been mapped to Variable Data 2.  Remember to click Save when done editing your mapping:



Now, if we look at the first contact record, we’ll see that the new fields have been mapped and can be added to any List Web Form used with this contact list:


After you’ve mapped the new fields, they will be available to be written to new forms that you create for Lead Generation or Personalized Campaigns. They’ll also display in reports.

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