Adding a table field to your program's application form is a great way of collecting large amounts of detailed data from applicants in one easy-to-use field.
Create a table field
- Go to Applications > Manage applications and click Edit form
Note: for accounts utilising multiple forms, select the form you wish to edit from the drop-down that appears.
- Locate where you'd like to place the table field and click the + icon
- In the configuration tray, select Table from the Field type drop-down
- Provide a label and short title for your field as well as any desired hint or help text
- In the Options area, hover your cursor over Column A and open the drop-down
- Click Configure column
Note: from this area you can also choose to insert a column to the left, insert a column to the right, or delete the column entirely.
- In the box that appears, set the column's label
- In the Column type drop-down, choose whether the column is:
- Plain text
- Integer (1)
- Decimal (0.1)
- Decimal (0.01)
- Currency; if currency is selected, choose your desired currency
- If desired, select the User can add additional rows checkbox
- Repeat for additional columns, adding more columns by clicking the + icon
- Save when you're finished
- When exporting applications from the platform, data collected within a table field will appear in its own 'page' or 'sheet'.
- Table fields are not designed to support functions like adding or dividing numerical input. These calculations will need to be done outside of Good Grants.