The Text Box is an input field used to enter a single line of text. Once user drags a field of type Text Box onto the entity, user must click on the edit icon to open the configuration window as shown below.



The Text Box Configuration Settings are described below:

Property

Default value

Mandatory

Description

MF ID

System Generated number

Y

MF ID is unique and is generated by system automatically.

Source tag

N/A


This field is used to insert the Javascript at the Field level e.g : readonly, onchange = validateNum(this) etc.

Max length

20


Maximum Field length of content to be stored.

Size

20


Maximum Field length to be dispalyed

Password flag

N


This is used to display the characters in password format.

Default value

N/A


To default the value inside this field.

Number Formatter

N/A


Help to format fields containing numbers. It contains 3 types to choose from: Integer, currency and Decimal.

Field_ID

[FIELD_ID]


To define the database field mapped to this field on the smart form.

ShowFieldName

[SHOW_FIELD_NAME]

Y

To define the field label to be displayed on the screen. Clicking on the blue icon will auto generate the field name based on field id

Search Criteria

N


To define if this field is to be used as one of the search criteria in the search screen..

ShowSearch

N


To define if this field is to be one of the search results (in table)

searchFromTo

N


To define if the field is to be searched in range in the search criteria.

searchPreLike

N


To define if this field should allow wildcard search e.g. ( %XXX)

searchLike

N


To define if this field to allow wildcard search e.g. (%XXX %)

searchIgnoreCase

N


To define if this field is to allow search by ignoring case.

joinSearchTable

N/A


Usually required when JOIN SQL is used to produce the search screen. Join with another table to show results

searchFieldGroup

0


This setting is used to configure the position of the field in the search criteria screen horizontally (row).

searchCriteriaSeq

0


To configure the position of field in the search criteria screen vertically (column).

showSearchSeq

0


To configure the position of the field in the search results.

Alignment

right


To set Text Alignment. It provides 3 options to choose from: right /left /center.

onlyGuiFlag

N


To configure the field as a UI field. This field is not persisted into the database.

viewFlag

N


Y- To view field in read/view mode in Edit screen.

keepHistory

N


To configure the field values to have history information persisted into database.

filterFlag

N


Used in 1-Many module to filter the records based on value of the field.

authen

N


Enabling it, calls an ONEWEB authorization engine (IAM)

Validate Code

CHECK_NULL


Y - to make Validation check . 

CHECK_NULL- will check for null in the field before saving.

CHECK_INTEGER - will check for integer value before saving.

CHECK_DECIMAL - will check for decimal value before saving.

CHECK_EMAIL_FORMAT - require user to input value in email format before saving.