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General Fields

Field Type Description Drive Registration Customize Value Make this an Instance Field Reusable (March Sprint Item) Associate a Role with this Field Additional Information Search Name Export Column Header Name Custom Profile Label Token Name Allow Cloning of this field Active Date Range Allow data population on return linked forms Notes
CEEB Lookup - College Allows users to look up their College CEEB code.                            
CEEB Lookup - High School Allows users to lookup their High School CEEB code                            
CheckBox Allows users to select a True (checked) or False (unchecked) value.                            
CheckBox Series Allows users to select one or more True/False options.                            
Commerce Amount Field This is an open amount commerce field.                            
Commerce Item Field This is a combination item amount / price field.                            
Country Drop Down List Allows users to select a Country value from a pre-defined list that cannot be changed. This is the Country field that is required for use with Address Validation.                            
DateBox A text box which is preformatted to accept only data in M/D/YYYY format.                            
DateTimeBox A text box set, one of which is formatted to accept M/D/YYYY dates and the other which is formatted to accept H:MM AM or H:MM PM.                            
DropDown List Allows users to select a value from a list you define.                            
Dual DropDown Lists Allows users to select a value from a list you define. When a value is selected a second list of options appears to further refine the selection. (This is a primary value with related sub values displayed in a nested format.) You will specify the options and associated data values. Dual drop down fields only exist in the community they are created in.  They do not flow down to sub communities or have the  inheritance options.                            
Email Forwarding Address Email forwarding must be configured for your site by iModules. Contact your Acct. Mgr. for more information.                            
Email TextBox Preformatted to accept an email address (text in a name@domain.com style format).                            
Email TextBox Confirm Requires a user to repeat the information they entered into an email textbox and then checks that data against the original data to make sure both entries are identical. This insures that good information is collected.                            
File Upload Allows a user to search his / her hard drive for a file and submit it to the server. File size limit is 10 MB.                            
Hidden Value A value that is automatically set upon a member completing a given step or form.                            
Label A static area to display text to the user.                            
ListBox An open box showing several items from which a user may select only one. You will specify the options and associated data values.                            
Member Name Member Name field                            
MultiSelect Box Allows users to select multiple values from a list you define. You must specify the Field Delimiter Character (such as a , or ;) that will divide the data options.                            
Password Box A text input box that displays asterisks (*) in place of the actual characters a user types.                            
Radio Button Series Provides users with a list of items from which they can select only one. You will specify the options and associated data values.                            
Rich Text A text entry area that allows the users limited data formatting (such as bolding or italicizing the text).                            
Social Security Number TextBox A text box preformatted to accept a number in NNN-NN-NNNN format.                            
State Drop Down List Allows users to select a State value from a pre-defined list that cannot be changed. This is the State field that is required for use with Address Validation.                            
Text Box Allows users to enter any combination of letters and numbers (99 character limit).                            
Text Box Confirm Requires users to repeat the information they entered and checks that data against the original data to make sure both entries are identical. This insures that good information is collected.                            
Text Box Currency Decimal Requires users to enter a numerical, decimal amount                            
Text Box Distinct This requires a value to be entered that has not been used by other members of the online community.                            
TextArea A text entry box that can accommodate multiple lines of text. (Character limit is over 2 billion; however, the default character export will be limited to 1,000 characters.  NOTE:  Support can increase this to 4,000 if needed.)                            
TextArea Large A large text entry box that can accommodate longer entries. (Character limit is over 2 billion; however, the default character export will be limited to 1,000 characters.  NOTE:  Support can increase this to 4,000 if needed.)                            
Time Zone DropDown A dropdown box that lists time zones (such as Eastern, Central, Mountain or Pacific Standard / Daylight time).                            
TimeBox A text box that is preformatted to accept text in an H:MM AM or H:MM PM format.                            

Event Activity Fields - Only one instance of these fields can be associated with each Event or Activity

Field Type Description Drive Registration Customize Value Make this an Instance Field Reusable (March Sprint Item)  
Commerce Item Field Adds an eCommerce-enabled data field for selling an item via the Event form.          
Promotion Codes Enter the Promo Code (limit of 10 characters), the discount amount (# of dollars off the total event purchase amount) and expiration date. Promo codes can be alpha-numeric, use special characters and are not case-sensitive. Events can have multiple promo codes.
Adds a text entry box to the event.
         
Guest Names Adds the Guest Names control for members to add their Guest Names for compiling Attendee Lists, and counting toward total registration counts and limits (if applicable).          
Attendee Opt Out Adds the Attendee List Opt Out option for members to select to not appear on the associated Attendee List.          

Campaign Fields

Field Type Description Drive Registration Customize Value Make this an Instance Field Reusable (March Sprint Item)
Commerce Amount Field This is an open amount commerce field.        
Levels Allows admins to create discrete donation levels / ranges.        
Scheduled Payments Allows admins to create a scheduled payments plan for donations.        
Gift Matching Gift Matching fields need to be available for reuse on other forms of the same type. When reusing, the additional data/xml column that goes with the field also needs to be reused.        

Membership Fields

Field Type Description Drive Registration Customize Value Make this an Instance Field Reusable (March Sprint Item)
Commerce Amount Field This is an open amount commerce field.        
Levels Allows admins to create discrete donation levels / ranges.        
Gift Matching Gift Matching fields need to be available for reuse on other forms of the same type. When reusing, the additional data/xml column that goes with the field also needs to be reused.        

 

Business Rules

  • Only non-instance fields can have roles associated to them.
  • Only instance fields can be reusable.
  • Reusable instance fields can't drive registration.
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