Page

Overview

The Page control type is used to separate fields into multiple linked child containers. Adding a page creates a 1-1 parent-child relationship between the container and the linked container. This relationship is represented visually as tabs at the top of the screen:

Page

Note the similarity to the Tab control, which allows for visual separation of data without creating a new container and database table.

Also note the similarity to the Table control, which also creates a parent-child relationship but allows the parent container to have multiple instances of the child container.

Excel Sheet Input

Required fields

The Page control type requires the following Excel columns:

  • Name: The name of the field saved to the database.

  • Type: The name of the container type backing this field. Must be set to Form.<ContainerName> where <ContainerName> is the name of another Excel container sheet.

  • ControlType: The name of the desired control type. Must be set to Page.

Optional fields

The Page control type also supports the following Excel columns: