Checkbox

A checkbox is probably the simplest Field Type in existence, yet it is still quite useful. Basically, a checkbox allows users to answer “yes” or “no” to a simple question.

How to Create

  1. Click the to add a field in your form.
  2. Choose “New Field”
  3. Select the table you wish to add the field to. Most of the time, this will be the current table you are on, called the current context.
  4. Select a field name and click “Choose Type”.
  5. Choose “Checkbox” from the list of field types.
  6. You can continue adding fields or click the “Select” button to finish adding.

Features

Field features can be edited by clicking on the orange field icon when the presentation layer is displayed.

Field Label

Grid Appearance

Tooltip

Block Association

Connected Fields

Default Value

Validation

Audit History

View Only

Field parts

Output formats

The checkbox has five output formats.

  • Full Field - This format returns nothing when the checkbox is unchecked, and returns CHECKED when the checkbox is checked.
  • Checked - This format returns NOT CHECKED when the checkbox is unchecked, and returns CHECKED when the checkbox is checked.
  • Field Label - This format returns nothing when the checkbox is unchecked, and returns the checkbox's Field label when the checkbox is checked.
  • With Sub-Fields - This format returns “ - ” followed by the “Full Field” output format for its “Other Field When Unchecked” when the checkbox is unchecked, and returns “CHECKED - ” followed by the “Full Field” output format for its “Other Field When Checked” when the checkbox is checked.
  • Sub-Fields Only - This format returns the “Full Field” output format for its “Other Field When Unchecked” when the checkbox is unchecked, and returns the “Full Field” output format for its “Other Field When Checked” when the checkbox is checked.

Filters

The checkbox field can be filtered using the checkbox-type filters.

field type - checkbox.txt · Last modified: 2016/09/14 14:19 (external edit)
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