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Fields and columns


TotalForm fields#

Text field#

the text field is used to collect data for text input from your users. This is the HTML equivalent of input type text.

Standard field options#

  • Placeholder:  It is a short hint that is displayed in the input field before the user enters a value.
  • Default value: Specifies or returns the initial value of the object
  • Validations:
    • Required:  If present, this attribute indicates that the user must specify a value for the input before submitting his form.
    • Minimum and maximum length: Specifies the minimum and the maximum number of characters that the user's input must contain.

Number field#

The Number Field is used to take an input of any kind of numeric value. The input of numeric value could be a contact number, it could be for age determination, and so on.

Standard field options#

  • Placeholder:  It is a short hint that is displayed in the input field before the user enters a value.
  • Default value: Specifies or returns the initial value of the object
  • Validations:
    • Required:  If present, this attribute indicates that the user must specify a value for the input before submitting his form.
    • Minimum and maximum length: Specifies the minimum and maximum number that the user can enter.

Multi-line field#

With the TotalForm Multi-line input field, you can allow users to type a large number of texts together. It is a place where you can push multiple lines of text.

Email field#

The email field allows you to produce an input field to take in users’ email addresses since tt is essential to have an email address input field in any form.

Hidden field#

TotalForm's hidden field lets you include data that cannot be seen or modified by users when a form is submitted.

The Link field allows users to enter the URL of any website. It is available under the General Fields section within the Form editor.

The Dropdown field is essentially a list that appears usually whenever a button is clicked. This allows the users to select an item from a set of items.

Choice field#

Choice field can be used in forms to allow users to select a single option from multiple options rolled out by admins

Multi-choice field#

The Multi-choice field lets you select one or more items from a list of options.

Date field#

The Date field allows users to present a field that captures date data.

File field#

TotalForm comes with an input field that you can put in your form to enable users to submit files of different types.

The supported formats are:

  • Documents: .docx, .pdf, .txt
  • Images: .png, .jpg, .jpeg
  • Videos: .avi, .mp4, .mov
  • Archives: .zip, .rar, .tar

Matrix field#

Matrix field is a closed-ended question that asks users to evaluate one or more row items using the same set of column choices. This makes data entry forms and surveys much shorter.

Rating field#

The Rating field Element is used to rate something between a set minimum and the maximum number of stars (from 1 to 10).

Scale field#

 The Scale field allows users to select a number from a set of radio buttons

TotalForm columns#