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 new form at any...
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019 at 3:56 PM
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...
Mon, 13 May, 2019 at 1:47 PM
Form structure (Pages, Groups and Fields)
Every form is made up of the following basic structural elements: pages, groups and fields. The hierarchy panel on the left shows the outline of the for...
Fri, 16 Aug, 2019 at 11:20 AM
Adding and editing fields
Your form is composed of many different types of fields. Fields are what you use to capture the information you are interested in.  A field can only exi...
Fri, 16 Aug, 2019 at 11:52 AM
Using the different 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: Ba...
Fri, 16 Aug, 2019 at 11:46 AM
Basic field types
There are four Basic field types that you can use: Information field Text field Number field Date / Time field Note: This article covers the basi...
Fri, 16 Aug, 2019 at 11:51 AM
Choice field types
There are three different Choice field types you can add to your form: Select (many/one) Cascading Select Likert Note: This article covers the Choi...
Fri, 16 Aug, 2019 at 12:59 PM
Media field types
Media fields allow you to either capture or upload a media file as response. There are four types of media fields that you can add to your form: Image fie...
Fri, 20 Sep, 2019 at 11:58 AM
Advanced field types
There are three types of advanced field types available to you: Location fields Barcode fields Calculated Value fields Note: This article covers...
Fri, 20 Sep, 2019 at 12:00 PM
Using groups, nested groups and repeats
Related fields can be grouped together to keep your form organised. Grouping fields also allows you to apply certain actions to all the fields at once (e.g....
Wed, 14 Aug, 2019 at 2:09 PM