Advanced App Building

Showing Data Source Rows on a Map (Mapping Screens)
The Mapping screen type provides the ability to display Data Source rows as map pins on a full-screen map in your apps. We’ve added customization options...
Thu, 15 Oct, 2020 at 2:54 AM
Displaying & Updating Data Rows from/to An External System
Step 1: Define and Connect a Data Source To display and manipulate data rows from an external system, you will first need to define a Data Source which m...
Mon, 22 Mar, 2021 at 5:10 PM
Launching Your App From A URL (App Links / Deep Linking)
TABLE OF CONTENTS Incoming App Link The incoming app link has two parts to it. Conditional Formula (optional) Screen to Open Screen Parameters (optio...
Wed, 18 Nov, 2020 at 1:54 AM
Advanced Column Settings for Data Sources
To help control how the Data Source filters and rows display across your apps, our platform provides advanced column configuration functionality. This func...
Mon, 28 Dec, 2020 at 5:03 AM
User-Defined Filters on Inquiry Screens
If you have large Data Sources or require more advanced options for data inquiry, then you should consider allowing app users to filter data displayed i...
Thu, 15 Oct, 2020 at 3:00 AM
Replacing / Emulating Default App Screens
The apps you build will have a set of standard / default Screens included by default. These include: Settings screen (for changing password, forcing sync...
Thu, 15 Oct, 2020 at 3:01 AM
How do I ensure that my users' data is up to date?
Submitting an old version of a Form can result in various issues from Connector errors to duplicate Auto-Numbers on the back end. To avoid these potential p...
Mon, 15 Feb, 2021 at 7:57 PM
Changing the Display Row Title
By default, the Display Row Title - i.e., the title row of the form name within the app History page - shows the date and time the form submission was uploa...
Tue, 1 Dec, 2020 at 10:21 PM
Creating Custom Screen Icons
App designers can change the form screen icons shown within the app from the default set to either a different set available on the platform or icons of the...
Mon, 15 Feb, 2021 at 7:57 PM
Chain Screen Types to Produce Deeper User Experiences
Make your apps more distinctive by taking advantage of our various screen types: Forms - Everything you need for general purpose data capture in the field...
Wed, 9 Dec, 2020 at 1:22 AM