Field Types And App Designer Settings

Learn about all the different types of Fields used in Fulcrum.

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Written by Coleman McCormick, Cory MacVie, and Mike Meesseman
User Defined Fields

What is a text field?

What sort of data can a text field capture and how does it work.
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What is a Yes/No field?

How a yes/no field functions within Fulcrum.
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What are single choice fields?

Details on single choice fields in Fulcrum.
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What are multiple choice fields

Details on multiple choice fields in Fulcrum.
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How do classification sets work?

Setting up and using classification set.
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What are label fields used for?

How Label fields can be used in Fulcrum.
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How do sections work?

Leveraging Sections in your app.
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What are repeatable sections?

How to set up 'parent/child' data relationships using repeatable sections in Fulcrum templates.
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What are photo fields?

Describing photo fields in Fulcrum.
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What is SpatialVideo and how does it work?

Capturing video with GPS tracks in Fulcrum.
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What is an audio field and how does it work?

Capturing audio files with GPS tracks in Fulcrum.
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How do I scan barcodes or QR codes?

Capturing barcodes and QR codes in Fulcrum.
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How do signature fields work?

Understanding how signature fields work to collect signatures in the field for reporting.
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How do hyperlink fields work?

Understand how to use hyperlink fields in Fulcrum to reference webpages and files online, from your mobile device.
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How do Address fields work?

Captureing addresses and having them auto-populate on the mobie apps.
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What is record linking?

Understanding the Record Link field type.
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Field Options

What are labels for fields?

Defining what labels are for the field options popup in the app designer.
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What are field descriptions used for?

Learn more about the field description settings in your Fulcrum app.
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What is default value for a field?

Describing what default value in the field options popup does.
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What are data names on form fields?

Explaining the function of data names in Fulcrum apps.
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What does the required checkbox option mean?

What the required option in the field popup does when enabled.
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What does the hidden checkbox option do?

Describing the hidden option in the field options popup on the app designer.
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What does the read-only checkbox option do?

Describing the read-only option in the field options popup on the app designer.
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What does "Default To Previous Value" do?

Settings up a field to default to the last value that was entered.
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What are the options for numeric fields?

Setting up numeric fields.
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What are the options for time fields?

Understanding time field types and options in Fulcrum.
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What are the options for Fulcrum date fields?

Options for capturing dates in Fulcrum.
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What does the allow other option of single or multiple choice fields do?

How the allow other option can be used.
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What are inline choice options for choice fields?

How inline choice options can be entered for choice fields.
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What is the difference between an inline and drill down section?

Describing the differences between the two view types that sections have.
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How do I set the title for the child records that repeatable sections make?

How to set up the record title for child records that are made from repeatable sections.
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What are the location options for repeatable sections?

Describing the location options for child records that are created within repeatable sections.
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What is the auto-populate fields option for Record Links?

Pulling data from one record into another record using the record link field.
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How do I create filters for Record Link choices?

Filtering the record link choice options.
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