In order to provide conversion from user string inputs to other object data types, ADF Faces input needs to be converted from string to the data type object and vice versa.
ADF Faces provides many converters out of the box so the developer doesn't need to create his own. Every input can be assigned to only one converter.
In this recipe, we will create an employee form that converts from
java.lang.String and from any number like
java.lang.String and vice versa.
The application for this recipe and its model has been created for you. You can see it by cloning the
AddingConversion application from the Git repository.
To know how to add conversions, perform the following steps: