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CMS: Building a Webform Type & Explanations

Type Explanations & Uses

  • Date-creates calendar
  • Email-email field
  • Fieldset-
  • File-
  • Grid-inputs with column and rows
  • Hidden-used to pass a value through form but isn't visible to user filling out form
  • Markup-html sandwich in between inputs to give instructions
  • Multifile-
  • Number-
  • Page Break-allows to separate into multiple forms
  • Select Options-use when there are numerous options to choose from 
  • Signature-
  • Text Area-unlimited space to answer a question
  • Text Field-limited space for answer, one line
  • Time-

Example using each component:

Webform

Webform

Webform

Webform

Webform Support Article