Control Parameter profiles

GoldFynch's Production system lets you generate productions with load files. It also gives you the ability to customize the metadata (parameters) of the load files. To do so, it uses Control Parameter profiles.

A Control Parameter profile is a collection of data about a set of fields to be included in the load file. Fields consist of:


To view custom or default control parameter profiles, or create new ones, follow these steps:

Creating Custom Control Parameter profiles

Step 1. Navigate to the Productions view by clicking on the button in the left navigational panel

Step 2. Click on the Control Parameters tab

Navigate to the Control Parameters tab


Step 3. Click on the Create New Profile button, or the "creating a new Control Parameters Profile" text

Step 4. Enter a profile name

Enter a profile name and choose a template profile


Step 5. From the dropdown list, select a Control Parameter profile to use as a template for your new one

Step 6. Click on the Create button. The profile will be loaded and displayed similar to the image below:

Control parameters


Step 7. Make the required changes to the template:

If there are any incomplete or incorrectly-formatted fields, you will receive a notification:

Fix errors and incomplete fields


Step 8. Once you are happy with your changes, click on the Save button. Once saved, the [Unsaved] text will disappear

Loading custom Control Parameter profiles

From the Control Parameters tab of 'Productions' view, click on the load button. All custom Control Parameter profiles in the case will be displayed, along with the number of columns (i.e. fields for the load files) they contain and their created and last-modified dates. Click on a profile to load it.

Exporting and importing Control Parameter profiles

Assigning Control Parameter profiles for load files

While producing your files as described here

Other production features

Production Logs

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Sharing productions

Learn how to share your productions directly through GoldFynch, via email, or through a sharing link.