Using other CCK field types


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Using other CCK field types

Now we are going to expand the kinds of data we can put into our Drupal site by turning on some extra modules. We'll use one module that comes with CCK but we'll also need to download and install another one and we'll briefly mention a third. We'll put a slide with all the web addresses you will need at the end. And as always if you have trouble installing modules, see the video in lynda.com's Drupal Essential Training course, "Expanding your Site's Capabilities with Modules." You might remember that when we first installed and enabled CCK, the only field type we made available was called text. Now let's turn on the other field type that comes with CCK, Number. To do so go to Administer > Site building, and Modules. You will see the CCK group right near the top, go down, select Number, then down to the end of the page and click Save configuration.

Let's take a quick look at what at we get by turning on that Number module. So we don't affe...

Using other CCK field types
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Using other CCK field types provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Tom Geller as part of the Drupal 6: Online Presentation of Data

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