Change output (key_value) of options Tony Ruth Updated September 11, 2015 20:18 Follow The Advanced tab of the Option List manager permits the user to change the "key_value" of the options within the list. Instead of the default text based key_value We can make the key_values numeric to assist our post collection analysis. Related articles How do I use the label or key value of an option? Change data based on other inputs (Dynamic Value) How do I assign a form to a user? Implementing a Lookup Table (Smart Table Search) Comments 3 comments Sort by Date Votes Mike Ruth May 09, 2013 07:47 When I make numeric key values (to use in post collection analysis) ... when I download the XLS file I see only the labels, not the key values. How do I tell the downloading utility to store the Key_Values in the spreadsheet, not the Labels. I want an XLS that says "1,2,5" not "Green,Blue,Yellow". What I am getting so far in the XLS is "Green, Blue, Yellow." 0 Permalink Mike Ruth May 14, 2013 22:09 I have found that if I use the data download for XLS "feed" then I get the key values, not the labels in the XLS output. ... Mike 0 Permalink Tony Ruth May 14, 2013 22:20 Hi Mike, that's correct... all of the "Data Views" will show the selected option Label, whereas, all of the "Data Feeds" will show the associated (key_value) 0 Permalink Please sign in to leave a comment.