Form Builder Element Types
Important things to know
- How do I create a form?
- What is a Text Area element?
- How do I add a Text Area element to my form?
- Text Area Tips
How do I create a form?
With our newest form builder, building a form is now easier and more intuitive than ever.
What is a Text Area element?
The Text Area element is a multi-line text entry field that can be used to enter larger amounts of data that will not fit into a normal Text element.
How do I add a Text Area element to my form?
To add a Text Area element, please follow the instructions below.
STEP 1. From inside the form builder, click the Text Area button from the left-hand menu. You'll see it populate the device view.
STEP 2. On the right-hand side, you'll see the element properties. Enter the name of your element.
Note that if you check the Based on Label option, it will create a data column based on the Label on the element.
STEP 3. Save your form.
Text Area Tips
Text Area Element Tip #1
The character limit on the Text Area element is about 65,000 characters
Text Area Element Tip #2
Text Area elements can create large amounts of data withing a record. If using several on your form, we suggest creating a Subform to house these Text Areas. This will ensure that you don't run into any issues when trying to upload large amounts of data.