The Skype Field Type is for storing either a single skype username or a list of skype usernames separated by either a comma or a semicolon.

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 “Skype” from the list of field types.
  6. You can continue adding fields or click the “Select” button to finish adding.


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

Field Label

Grid Appearance



Block Association

Default Value


Audit History

View Only

Non-editable Display

When this field type is displayed in a non-editable mode and a value has been filled in then several links will be displayed to the end user to click on, Call, Video, or Chat. If the end user has the skype client installed and they click on one of the links then the client will be opened and a call or chat with the user stored in the field will be initiated.

field type - skype.txt · Last modified: 2016/09/14 18:19 (external edit)
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