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This is the documentation for ConfiForms Server/Data Center app


Below, please find the list of field types available in ConfiForms.

Important page to help you with accessing and transforming values can be found here: Accessing field values and properties

Field typeVisible to user in a form?Storage formatRemarks
Action Button
yes-Visible in ConfiForms View macros, and does a record update, according to the configuration given
Attachments picker
yesAttachment IDMultiple attachments stored with comma separted list of attachment IDs
Autolink
yesEntered text valueIn ConfiForms View macro the value is shown as concatenated value of configured link part with saved value
Autonumber
noBased on internal field "recordId"

Uses configured mask together with internal recordId field to format the field value.

Important: When you delete records from ConfiForms dataset, and when you delete the last record from the dataset, in particular, you will get the same number (as the deleted one has) for the new record.

Autopage - to track the record source
noPage IDTracks the source page for you, where the record was added (and if set, then for modifications also)
Calculated
noCalculated value

Calculated ONLY when record is created

See Supported math operators, formulas and functions

Captcha
yes-
Checkbox
yestrue/falseThis is a boolean field, and "true" or "false" is stored. In ConfiForms Filters, when filtering by this field type, you shall use true or false as arguments
Checkbox group
yes

Comment
yes

Confluence Multilabel
yes

Currency
yes

Date
yesTimestamp with truncated time value
Datetime
yesTimestamp
Datetime interval
yesStart timestamp - End timestamp
Database dropdown
yes

Database dropdown (advanced)
yes

Database multi-select
yes

Database checkbox
yes

Database radio group
yes

Database Smart Classifier
yes

Drawing canvas
yesJSON, representing drawing
Dropdown
yesIDDropdowns have IDs and LABELs. ID is stored within ConfiForms dataset
Dropdown (advanced)
yesIDDropdowns have IDs and LABELs. ID is stored within ConfiForms dataset
Dynamic Dropdown (auto-suggest)
yesEntered text
Dynamic Dropdown (auto-suggest) - Database
yesEntered text
Dynamic Dropdown (auto-suggest) - Webservice
yesEntered text
Dynamic Multilabel
yes

Enroll button
no

File - upload files/images
yesAttachment IDMultiple attachments stored with comma separted list of attachment IDs
Formula
noCalculated valueField is recalculated each time. When formula has external fields (such as references to smart fields, or database fields, or JIRA fields,then the value is recalculated each time the field is shown)
Link
yes

Hidden
no

Hidden Html
no

Html
yes

Insight object
yesInsight object keyWe support Riada Insight plugin and rich Insight objects and it's properties
Insight object (multiselect)
yesInsight object key, comma separated-
Insight objects dropdown
yesInsight object key-
Iranian calendar
yes

Info panel (readonly)
no
Allows you to configure Info/Warning/Error panels to be shown in form's standard layouts. Please consider using custom layouts for your forms - ConfiForms Form with custom layout
IP Address (tracking)
no
Tracks IP adress for new records
Markdown editor
yesEntered text

Supports 2 format:

  • Atlassian wikistyle
  • Commonsmark
Masked Text
yes

Multi-select
yes

Numeric field
yes

Numeric hidden field
no

Jira issue
yesJIRA Issue key
Jira issues (multiselect)
yesComma separated list of JIRA issue keys
Jira JQL
yes-Executes given JQL and shows the number of issues matching the JQL criteria
Page/Blog post
yespage ID or blog post ID
Page/Blog post (multiselect)
yesComma separated list of page IDs or blogPost IDs
Password
no

Radio group
yes

Readonly
yes

Section
yes-Just a section field to show in teh form, to separate fields in standard layout. Consider using custom layouts for your forms, ConfiForms Form with custom layout
Simple Date
yesTimestamp
Smart Classifier
yes

Smart Dropdown
yes

Smart Dropdown (advanced)
yes

Smart Multiselect
yes

Smart Checkbox
yes

Smart Radio buttons
yes

Status - group your data
yesValues stored are predefined!

Values are color-coded!!!

ColorConstant
DEFAULT
default
ERROR
error
CURRENT
current
SUCCESS
success
COMPLETE
complete
MOVED
moved
Text
yesEntered text
Textarea
yesEntered text
Time
yes

Timestamp (epoch)
yesTimestamp value
User
yesUsername
User (multiselect)
yesComma separated list of usernames
Version
no
Adds "versionable" attrbute to saved record. This is tracked when record is modified and concurrent modifications to the same record are reported.
Voting control
no

Webservice dropdown
yes

Webservice dropdown (advanced)
yes

Webservice multi-select
yes

Webservice checkbox
yes

Webservice radio group
yes

WYSIWYG simple editor
yesEntered text