Here are the available field types of Navigator fields and some instructions regarding the types:
Text is a default field type for the iProperty managed by Navigator. It can contain letters and numbers, UPPERCASE and lowercase letters. The text is shown as written.
Date is a field type which contains only a date in a format defined in Microsoft Windows. Date can be written or selected from a calendar included in Navigator.
Number is a field type which contains only numbers. All other letters are prohibited.
YES OR NO
Yes or no is a drop down menu typed field with two options; yes or no.
Drop down is a field type that behaves like a normal Windows Drop Down menu. For more information about configuring a drop down, see Configuring drop down type of field.
Tree is a field type that gives you the possibility to select values from a tree structure. It can be used in two different ways:
- As a multilevel list, where you can browse for a value for a field
- As a linked list (also called Cascading ListBoxes, Cascading Lists, Chained DropDowns), where the values of a dropdown control is dependent on the selected value of some previous dropdown control
For more information about configuring a Tree, see Configuring tree type of field.
Expression is a field type that gives you the possibility to combine text and existing iProperties to an expression. For more information about configuring an Expression, see Configuring expression type of field.
Series is a field type that is connected to a Number series (Number Generator). For more information about configuring a Series and setting up a Number series, see Configuring series type of field / Setting up Number Generator.