Data field mapping to Google analytics

With SoftMeter you can send usage information from your Windows, MacOS or IOS software to your Google Analytics account.

This table summarizes which Google Analytics fields get populated by each SoftMeter data field.

Hit types
SoftMeter API function   Mapped Google Analytics hit Example values Comments
sendPageView() Page title
Page URI
   
sendScreenView() Screen name Main screen
Settings
Invoice reporting
 
sendEvent() Event Category
Event Action
Event Label
   
sendException() Exception    
Application information
SoftMeter variable   Mapped Google Analytics field Example values Comments
Application edition / Application license AppID Windows / Trial
MacOS / Paid
Combined field with these two (free text) parameters
Application name and version Browser MyApp 1.0  
Application name App Name MyApp  
Application version App Version 1.0  
Application name + license Campaign
(campaign name)
MyApp FREE
MyApp PRO
After v0.6.4
Application license Campaign medium PRO After v0.6.4
Application name + version Campaign source MyApp 1.0 Until v0.6.4
Application name + version + edition MyApp 1.0 Win After v0.6.4
Computer parameters
SoftMeter variable   Mapped Google Analytics field Example values Comments
Screen resolution Screen resolution    
User's operating system Campaign medium   Until v.0.6.4
User's operating system Operating system MacOs
Windows
IOS
 
User's operating system version Operating system version XP, Vista, 8, 8.1, 7, 10,
Intel 10.14, Intel 10.13, Intel 10.12
The "Intel 10..." versions belong to MacOS
User location (country, city) Location    
User's preferred language from the computer settings Language EN
es-ES
 
User's device category Device Category Desktop
Mobile
Tablet
 
Total computer memory       Coming soon
SoftMeter library information
SoftMeter variable   Mapped Google Analytics field Example values Comments
SoftMeter library name and version Data source SoftMeter v0.6.4  
Unused Google analytics fields
SoftMeter variable   Mapped Google Analytics field Example values Comments
Google Analytics PropertyID        
    Referrer    
    Campaign keyword   In "Call home": GA account number.
    Demographics    
    Browser version    
    Screen colors    
    Mobile Device Branding   Coming soon
    Mobile Device Info   Coming soon
    Page timings   Coming soon