Designing forms

Using "Field Actions" to populate a form
The Actions tab allows you to trigger updates to one or more fields in a form automatically when the value of a source field is set or changes. This is usef...
Wed, 7 Apr, 2021 at 1:26 PM
Date and time functions
You can use the following date and time functions in your fields' display text or in the values of your skip or validation logic.  FunctionDescri...
Wed, 26 Aug, 2020 at 5:36 PM
Markdown
Markdown syntax allows you to format text in order to add emphasis and style, and make it easier to read. This article can be used as a quick reference,...
Wed, 24 Jun, 2020 at 8:11 AM
Embedded Form Field
Using the "Embedded Form" field type, you can include an entire form (the embedded form) inside another form (the parent form). You can pass value...
Mon, 21 Sep, 2020 at 7:50 PM
Custom widget field
You can use a Custom widget field to include your own HTML content inside a form. Your widget can interact with the form, display a custom interface, run Ja...
Tue, 29 Sep, 2020 at 7:11 PM
Form template library
Setting a form as a "template" adds the form to your account's template library. When creating a new form you can choose to use a form from t...
Thu, 28 Jan, 2021 at 11:44 AM
Copy and paste an existing page, group or field
Existing fields, groups and pages can be duplicated within the form and copied from one form to another.  Duplicating a field/group/page Copy a field,...
Tue, 26 Jan, 2021 at 7:30 AM
Hidden fields
Hidden fields are not displayed during data collection (via mobile app or web collection) or preview, but is included the analytics grid, when viewing/editi...
Tue, 26 Jan, 2021 at 11:25 AM
Migrating from "legacy" to new tools: Form design tips and changes
In May 2019 we launched a major upgrade to our tools. This overhaul included a completely new form design and data capture experience which we’ve continued ...
Tue, 23 Feb, 2021 at 11:53 AM
Filter options on a select field
If you are subscribed to the standard plan or above, it's possible to dynamically filter option lists in select fields. You can filter based on static ...
Thu, 22 Apr, 2021 at 12:59 PM