What is a Data Connector Category?

Understand what Data Connector Categories are and how they can help organize your Data Connectors.


Use Data Connector Categories to organize your Data Connectors and their Resources. Organizing your Data Connectors into Categories makes it easier to search for a Data Connector based on its assigned Category. Assign multiple Data Connector Categories to a Data Connector as necessary. For example, assign a Data Connector that connects to an e-retailer's API to the "Third-Party APIs" and "E-Retailers" Data Connector Categories.

ProcessMaker Package Required

Data Connector Categories are available only when the Data Connector package is installed.
"Categories" tab on the "Data Connectors" page displays all Data Connector Categories
Data Connector Categories can be in active or inactive status. Following is a description of each status:
  • Active: Active Data Connector Categories can have Data Connectors or Resources assigned to them.
  • Inactive: Inactive Data Connector Categories cannot have Data Connectors or Resources assigned to them.
ProcessMaker has multiple Category types for different types of assets. Each Category type is distinct from the others and can only be used for its type of ProcessMaker asset. Following is a description of each Category type: