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What are the Field Type System Tool Elements

1. Title

Title

The breadcrumbs allow the user to see where the table they are currently viewing is in relation to the folders.  Clicking any of the names will open up the navigation to the desired area.

1.2. System Sandwich

The System Sandwich contains the ability to go to add the System Tool to a workspace, and close the tool.

System Sandwich

1.3. System Tool Name

This is what system tool that you are currently in.

1.4. Description

This is the description of the system tool.

2. Field Type Info

Field Type Info

2.1. Tool Sandwich

The Tool Sandwich contains the options to Save, Save as, and Delete.

Tool Sandwich

2.2. Name

What the Field Type is named.

2.3. Description

What the description of the Field Type will be.

2.4. Type

What type of field it will be, the options are Text, Long Text, Number, and Date.

Type

2.5. Format

The formatting options depend on what type of field you set it as.  Please see Field Types for the options.

2.6. Field Length

The field length allows you to set the length of the field. If you make the field length to short it will cut off your text, so be sure to make this long enough.

2.7. Default Value

This allows you to set a value that will automatically be put in if no other value is entered.

2.8. Editable

This allows you to set the field to be editable or non-editable in the table.

2.9. Hidden

This allows you to set the field so it is hidden in the table.

3. Field Type HTML

Field Type HTML

3.1. HTML Template

Allows you to enter a HTML Template into the custom field.

3.2. HTML Style

Allows you to add any HTML style to your custom field.

4. Field Type PHP

Field Type PHP

4.1. On Table Add

This PHP code will be run on the custom field or table when the table is added to the system.

4.2. On Record Add

This PHP code will be run on the custom field or table when a record is added to the table.

4.3. On Record Update

This PHP code will be run on the custom field or table when a record is updated in the table.

4.4. On Record Delete (Before)

This PHP code will be run on the custom field or table before a record is deleted out of the table.

This could include an update on another table that does not contain this field.

4.5. On Record Delete (After)

This PHP code will be run on the custom field or table after a record is deleted out of the table.

This could include an update on another table that does not contain this field.