Text Area

Text Area part You can place a Text Area field and use that field to enter multi-line text.
This field does not accept decorative text.
If you want to use decorative text, consider using a Rich text field.

You can enlarge the Text Area field horizontally and/or vertically by dragging the lower right corner of the field using the mouse.

Usage Examples

You can enter a long text using line-breaks in the Text Area field. This is useful when you need to enter substantial amount of information.

Setting Options for Text Area Fields

Settings screen for Text Area
  • Field Name
    • Specifies the header of the entry item.
  • Hide field name
    • Hides the field names on the screens to add, edit, enter details of, and print records.
  • Required field
    • Select the check box to make the entry field required.
  • Default Value
    • Set the text that you want to display when entering data. You can also use it as a template when entering data.
  • Field Code
    • The text string to specify this field (in an API).