Working with forms

Adding a form
Before you can start capturing data, you need to add at least one form to your project. Once you have logged into the console, you can add a form at any tim...
Tue, 13 Nov, 2018 at 4:10 PM
Manage folders
Forms can be organised into folders, allowing related forms to be stored logically on a handset and to be grouped or separated accordingly. You can configur...
Wed, 14 Nov, 2018 at 11:01 AM
The basics of designing a form
You've logged in and set up your project – next, you have to design the form(s) your team is going to use to capture data. A form consists of one o...
Tue, 13 Nov, 2018 at 4:11 PM
Using sections in a form
Sections are used to group related fields together and keep your form organised. Having fields arranged in sections also allows you to apply certain actions...
Wed, 14 Nov, 2018 at 2:12 PM
Disable/enable background GPS capture
If a handset is GPS-enabled and its location is available at the time a form is captured, the mobile app will automatically record the current GPS location ...
Wed, 14 Nov, 2018 at 2:00 PM
Working with form fields
Your form is composed of many different types of fields. Fields are what you use to capture the information you are interested in.  In this article we w...
Wed, 14 Nov, 2018 at 2:14 PM
Field types
When adding fields to your form, you will be asked to select the type of field you would like to add. You will be able to select from the following categori...
Wed, 14 Nov, 2018 at 2:15 PM
Identifying a field
There are two ways in which a field can be identified: Field Name/identifier - this will be unique within a form, but might not be unique across all your ...
Wed, 14 Nov, 2018 at 2:15 PM
Skip logic (prerequisites) and branching
Every field in your form will be asked in the exact order it appears in your designer unless you specifically add skip logic (prerequisites) or branching th...
Thu, 13 Sep, 2018 at 3:09 PM
Repeating sections
When you enable a repeating section you can ask the same set of fields multiple times without having to know before the form is started by the fieldworker, ...
Mon, 12 Nov, 2018 at 2:31 PM