Node codex files#
The codex file contains metadata about your node. This file is the JSON file at the root of your node. For example, the
HttpBin.node.json file in the n8n starter.
The codex filename must match the node base filename. For example, given a node base file named
MyNode.node.ts, the codex would be named
||Includes the node name. Must start with
||The node version. This should have the same value as the
||The codex file version. The current version is
||The settings in the
You can define one or more categories in your node configuration JSON. This helps n8n put the node in the correct category in the nodes panel.
Choose from these categories:
- Data & Storage
- Finance & Accounting
- Marketing & Content
You must match the syntax. For example,
Data & Storage not
data and storage.