An API name is a unique ID given to a specific field. This article explains how to view a list of fields available for a specific entity type, and their corresponding API names.
Note: The field configuration applies to all entities of a specific type.
To view fields for a specific entity type:
- Click Content in the navigation bar and click Configuration.
- Click Entity Types.
- Click View Details next to the desired entity type.
- Click on the Fields tab.
- You’ll see all fields configured for this entity type, organized by field section. The API name for a field is listed directly under the field name.
To add a new field to an entity type, see Add Custom Fields. For more information on creating or editing a section, see Create a Custom Section or Customize Entity Type Field Configurations accordingly.