Multi-choice

Article Number:040533

Screenshot: A "Multi-choice" field Placing a "Multi-choice" field in your app form, you can create an input field that allows users to select multiple options from a collection of options.

Screenshot: Example of an input field that allows users to select multiple options

Similar Fields

  • Check box
    Like the "Multi-choice" field, this field allows users to select multiple options from a collection of options. Also, users can save without selecting any option.
    Although options for "Multi-choice" fields are always displayed vertically, "Check box" fields allow you to configure whether to display the options vertically or horizontally.

  • Radio button
    This field requires users to select one option from a collection of options.

  • Drop-down
    This field allows users to select one option from a collection of options.
    Users can save without selecting any option for this field.

Usage Example

This field can be used when you want to add a field that allows users to select multiple options from the options displayed. For example, the field can be used in the scenario where you need to register multiple attributes based on which services a customer has selected.

Example of a customer management app of a beauty salon

Setting Options

Multi-Choice Settings

  • Name
    • Specify the label for the field.
  • Hide field name
    • Select this option to hide the field name on the "Add Record," "Edit Record," and "Record Details" screens and the screen to print a record.
  • Required field
    • Select this option to require entry of data into the field.
  • Options
    • You can change the ordering of the options by dragging and dropping the arrow icon.
      The values entered here are displayed as the options.
      Checked options are displayed as selected by default.
      Up to 1,000 options can be set. The maximum number of characters allowed for each option name is 128 in half-width or full-width.
  • Field Code
    • A string used for specifying this field in formulas or APIs.
      You can specify "Multi-choice" fields in formulas.