Data Field Settings
  • 12 May 2022
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Data Field Settings

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Overview

Each Data Structure has its own data fields that can be individually configured. These settings are on the right side of the creation window of the Data Structure. For more information on Data Structures, see About Data Structures.



Data Field Information 


Setting NameDescription
Is ListConfigures this data field to store a list of items of this type instead of a single item
Allow Null (No Value)This setting allows this data field to accept a null value
Text LengthAllows the text length for the field to be changed from the default of 255 to a specific number or the max allowed

Display Information


Setting NameDescription
CategoriesCreates a group for the data field
Display LabelDefines a label to display the data field in property editors
Display OrderOrder to display the data field

Advanced


Setting NameDescription
Override Database Field NameAllows SQL Keywords to be sued as data field names
Create Database IndexAllows this data field to be used as a Database Index
Contains PIIEncrypts the data in the database (Cannot be reverted). When enabled, data is encrypted with 256-bit AES.
Encrypt DataEncrypts the data in the database (Can be reverted). When enabled, data is encrypted with 256-bit AES.
SelectEditorChanges the data fields flow 'Constant' editor type
Configure Custom AttributesAllows for custom attributes on the selected data field
Include Field In DescriptionThe Data field name will be included in its description
Is Lookup List Key FieldThe selected data field is the key field for Lookup lists generated from this data structure
Use Visibility RuleAllows for Visibility Rules to be created for a selected data field. This function can only be selected when editing an existing Data Structure

For further information on Data Structures, visit the Decisions Forum.

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