This article gives you an overview of  the different field types available when building apps in App Designer.   




Form Field Types:



Collection


Adding a Collection Fields allows you to Segment your Form into 'Collections'. Each Collections can hold  multiple additional Field Types.

Auto Checkin


The Auto Checkin Field Type lets you Check-In to your current location using your device GPS.  Note: Must be added to a Collection


Blank Input Grid


The Blank Input Grid Field Type is configurable to hold different Data Types: Text, Interger, Decimal, Contact Picker.  App Users can add data records to the grid in the app.
Note: Must be added to a Collection


Checkbox


The Checkbox Field Type lets you add a Checkbox to Check or Uncheck something on your Form.  Note: Must be added to a Collection

Contact Picker


This Field Type can be used to pick 1 or many users to be selected from: Users,  Organization: Companies,  Organization: Work Teams.

Current Time


When added to your form, this Field Type shows the Current Time or Date with Time.

Date

This Field Type lets you enter/select a Date from the Date Field.

Decimal

This Field Type lets you enter a number with decimal values into the Decimal Field.

Drawing log

The Drawing log field shows you a log of Drawings in your App.

Form Button

Adding a Form Button to your App lets you perform an action based on a specific source.

File

This Field Type allows you to attach a File with a preview Thumbnail to your App Item.

GPS/Map

Use this field to track the Street, City, State, Zip, County, Country, Latitude and Longitude.

Interger

This Field Type lets you enter an interger that does not contain decimal values.

Item Barcode

This Field Type lets you capture an Item Barcode in your App Item.  
Note: Works with a Barcode Scanner.

Label

This Field Type 

Linked Field



Links


Location
Notes
Pinned
Schedule Work
Signature

Subitem Grid


SymbolData

Text box

Time

Weather




Sketch How to?

Sketch™ Home

Placing a New Smart Item on a Sketch™ - Desktop

Placing an Existing Smart Item on a Sketch™ - Desktop

How to Save your Workspace in Sketch™ - Desktop

Multi-Tabs in Sketch™ - Desktop

Multi Party Editing in Sketch™ - Desktop


Sketch Tools

Sketch™ Menu Options Overview

File Options in Sketch™

Edit Tools in Sketch™

Camera Tools in Sketch™

Draw Tools in Sketch™

Dim & Annotate in Sketch™

Section Options in Sketch™

SmartApps in Sketch™

Symbols in Sketch™

Location Tools in Sketch™

Measure Tools in Sketch™

Widgets in Sketch™

Preferences in Sketch™

Settings in Sketch™


Drive Related How To?

How to Search Drive Files - Desktop

How to Search Drive Files - Mobile

How to Open Files in Smartapp Sketch™ - Desktop

How to Open Files in Smartapp Sketch™ - Mobile

How to Make Drive Items Available Offline



 


Last Updated: Jan-15-21