Create a Prototype Input

To create a Prototype Input, you must have a Prototype Connection.

Create a Prototype Input in Hero_Flow

  1. Open Hero_Flow.
  2. Click Inputs from the menu on the left.
  3. Click Create New Input.

  4. Enter a name for the Prototype Input and select the Prototype Connection from the drop-down list.

    • Select a locale
      • The mock data generated is based on the locale selection. 
        • Example: If the locale is set to "de" the addresses generated would appear German.
    • Enter the number of mock records to generate.
    • Configure the mock records: 
      • Field name
        • Enter a field name for the generated data.
      • Group name
        • The selected group is attached to a list of associated attributes.
      •  Attribute
        • Select the attribute for which the mock data is generated.
      • Data type
        • The data type for all mock data is a String.
          • The data type can be manipulated using Functions in a Flow.  

    • Example
      To generate mock data for records with a name, select the group "name" and select the attribute "name" or "fullName".

      The documentation and full list of the mock data can be found on https://github.com/DiUS/java-faker

    • Click OK to save the Input configuration.




Prototype Input Tool Bar

Toolbar iconNameDescription

AddAdd a new mock record to the input.

DeleteDelete the selected mock record.

EditEdit the selected mock record.

SaveSave the list of mock records.