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Text Field

Overview

Create and maintain Text Fields for a Form.

Details

Text Fields are the most common type of field/question on a Form. They're used to input a character or text value directly.

Examples include names, addresses, descriptions, reasons, and asset tag numbers.

The following fields and options define a Text field.

Name (required) - unique descriptive value.

Label (optional) - display value for the question.

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Default Values can be either hard coded or added from the dropdown list (Values, Form, Kapp, Space, or Authentication information).

Default values are also available from a bridged resource. A bridge with a single return qualification can be used to set the value. After selecting a bridge the resources are listed as Variables in the Default value dropdown.

Rows - defines the height of the text input based on rows of text.

Information on using Bridge Resources is available here.

Other options for Text fields:

Display - Please see this section.

Validation - Please see this section.

Events - Please see this section.

Render Attributes - Please see this section.

Topics
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Forms
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Sections
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Create and maintain Text content and HTML content elements for a Form.
Buttons
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Checkbox Field
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Date Time Fields
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Dropdown Field
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Radio Button Field
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Display
Setting the Visibility of fields and other elements.
Validation
Checking for the presence of values/answers on submission of a Page.
Render Attributes
Add display attributes for fields and other elements.
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