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Managing Data Links

Introduction

The purpose of this article is to outline the process of creating, updating and deleting data links in Codeit.


Accessing data links

From the Project Dashboard, click the 'Administration' button from the right menu at the top of the screen:


Click the Data Links button from the menu on the right:


Adding data links

While on the 'Data Links' page in the Administrator section, click the 'Add New Data Link' button in the top right:


You will then be presented with a page containing the following fields:

Enter the name of the data link, select the data link type (Codeit currently supports data links via Askia and Decipher) and enter the CCA Web API URL and authentication token. (Note: please ensure surveys on the platform which will be reached via data link are available for Codeit when creating a data link).

When you have filled in all fields, click the 'Add Data Link' button to create the data link.


Editing data links

To modify an existing data link, click the 'Edit Link' button next to a data link on the 'Data Links' page:


The resulting page allows you to modify the fields initially set when creating the data link and resembles the 'Add New Data Link' page. When you have made the changes you wish to make, click the 'Save' button.


Deleting data links

To delete a data link, click the 'Delete Link' button next to a data link on the 'Data Links' page:

A dialog box will pop up asking you to confirm your decision:


Click 'Delete' to delete the data link or cancel to go back to the 'Data Links' page.


Testing data links

To test a data link, click the 'Test Link' button next to a data link on the 'Data Links' page:

If the test was successful, a dialog box will pop up with a success message:


If you receive an error message here, try editing your data link details to ensure they are correct. If the error persists, please contact us.

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