2-Layer Tab is used for more complex Smart Forms where the business data require smart forms with an upper and lower tab representation. 2-Layer Tab design helps to split long forms into multiple pages to improve user experience. 2-Layer Tab design are used when upper and lower layer structure is required in your SmartForm layout, the top (Upper) tab in the configuration is always assigned as 'General Tab' in Tab description.

All tab settings that can be controlled under Tab configuration are described below -

Tab Item

Default value



Tab ID



TAB ID is unique value and it's generated by system automatically.

Tab Description



Defaulted by system  ans user can't edit tab Description

Table Name



User Can edit and enter any Tab name as per requirement and business needs.  



Second (Lower) tab that is below the Primary (upper) tab is assigned as 'Main Tab' in tab description. The other tabs in the lower layer are all marked as 'Child Tabs' in an Entity. You can drag multiple 'Normal Tabs' inside your Entity to construct a desired output. Example below show a 2-Layer Tab design , with "Occurrence Information" as General Tab (upper Tab) , RM Classification - as Main tab followed by 3 Child Normal tabs - Patient, Solution and Attachment.

    FACADE SCREEN (User Experience)                CONFIGURATION SCREEN (App Designer)

Tab Configuration of all Lower Tabs (i.e Main Tab and all Child Tabs) as per given example are shown below: