Form Recipes

Common Formula Q&A
Below is a list of common scenarios that involve the use of a formula to achieve. This is purely a quick reference guide in a Q & A format. For more...
Mon, 14 Dec, 2020 at 6:49 AM
Showing and Hiding Fields (Visibility)
There are many situations where you may want to show/hide fields (or even whole pages) based on the answer to a previous question. For example, say we have...
Thu, 15 Oct, 2020 at 1:29 AM
Dynamic Answers & Calculations (Dynamic Values)
Often you may need to display some text or calculate a value in a dynamic fashion. For example, you may want to show different text in a field based on wha...
Thu, 15 Oct, 2020 at 1:30 AM
Dynamic Titles and Hints
Sometimes you may want your field's Title or Hint text to dynamically include a value from a previous field. This is useful in cases where the answer ...
Thu, 15 Oct, 2020 at 1:31 AM
Cascading Choices (also know as Parent-Child)
Often the answer to one Choices field should populate or filter the options available in a subsequent field. We call this "cascading choices," whe...
Thu, 15 Oct, 2020 at 1:32 AM
Conditionally Required Fields (Required Condition)
The standard Required and Read Only option on the Form designer lets you define fields that are always required or read-only respectively. However, sometim...
Thu, 15 Oct, 2020 at 2:15 AM
Allowing Users to Jump Pages (Custom Form Navigation)
By default, every Form you create has automatic navigation buttons in the form of arrows that appear at the top of your Form in the title bar of the app. T...
Thu, 15 Oct, 2020 at 2:15 AM
Generating a Unique Number/Code
We offer several options for generating a unique number or code on a form output. This is often needed for scenarios like order numbers, invoice codes, docu...
Tue, 2 Feb, 2021 at 7:57 PM
Workflow A Form Entry Between Users (Process Steps)
Often a business process will require more than one person to be involved to get the job done. For these scenarios, just capturing a Form entry is not enou...
Thu, 15 Oct, 2020 at 2:16 AM
Creating, Updating, and Deleting Rows in a Data Source
TABLE OF CONTENTS Creating/Editing Rows in a Data Source Updating a Data Source with multiple rows from a repeating table Multiple Data Controls per For...
Wed, 18 Nov, 2020 at 12:56 AM