Once item types have been created, fields may be created and assigned.
Creating a Field
To create a field navigate to redITEM>Fields>New.
Required boxes in the New Field screen are:
- Type: Item Type to associate with the field
- Name: Unique name for your field
- Fieldtype: Type of input for the content of your field for item creation/submission form. Can be any of a number of controls, selection of which yields unique parameters.
When a field type is selected from the fieldtype dropdown, individual settings for that field type are revealed.
List of Field Types
- Address Suggestion
- Date Range
- File Upload
- Google Map
- Item From Type
- Item From Types
- Multi Textarea
- Radio List
- Range Number
- Select List
- Task List
- Text Area
Fields are inserted into item templates using tags (See "Item Templates"). Once a field is created, the field tag will be automatically added to the list of usable tags in the item template create/edit screen sidebar in the custom fields area (starts with the field code line illustrated here).