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Create dexterity objects from easyform submissions

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Create dexterity objects from easyform submissions


  • Easyform action to create dexterity items

  • Converters to meet the target fields requirements for example a data_handler to add timezone info to be able to create events.


  • Install the addon within your Plone site

  • From the actions menu choose edit actions and add a new action “Create dexterity content”

  • Choose a location where the items should be create

  • Choose the desired content type

  • Map your form field ids to the item field ids and add converters as needed

Available converters

  • plaintext_to_intellitext: converts plain text to html,

  • datetime_with_timezone: adds portal default timezone to datetime,


Field mapping format: “formFieldId itemFieldId:fieldtype” Make sure you have at least the title mapping defined, because it will also be used to create the id of the item!


topic title
comments text:plaintext_to_intellitext
event_start start:datetime_with_timezone



If you are having issues, please let us know on the issue tracker.


The project is licensed under the GPLv2.



1.0a1 (unreleased)

  • Initial release. [agitator]

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