Combo boxes are Sheet Field Types that allow users to select a single option from a pick list.
In Edit Sheet Def, click ComboBox.
Alternatively, double-click an existing combo box from the Sheet Def Edit window to edit it.
Users will click the combo box to view options, then click an option to select it.
The list on the right indicates the current options in the combo box.
X/Y Pos: Determines the position of the upper left corner of the combo box in relation to the x and y axis. X = horizontal. Y = vertical.
Width/Height: The size of the combo box.
Tab Order: The order of the combo box when users press Tab on the generated form.
Reportable Name: A unique name tied to the combo box. Used to report this data in custom queries.
Mobile Caption: Caption to identify field in a Mobile Sheet.
Option: Type in the box and and click Add to the list of available response for this combo box. See Add a Combo Box below.
There are two different types of combo boxes that can be added.
Combo Box with custom options:
Combo Box with preset options:
After the combo box is added to a sheet, users can double-click an existing combo box field to edit options. Changing the combo box type will clear out any existing options.