Field types & restrictions

The following fields are created by default with every new Stream:

Field name
Editable
Deletable
Visible on form
Complete
Requester
Subject
Assignee
(not name)
Due date
(not name)
Details
Other subject expert

The following field types are available in the field library:

Field types
Plain text
  • Appears as a text box
  • Can be made single or multiline
Datepicker
  • Appears as a calendar-style field for choosing dates
  • Only one date may be chosen at a time
Static select
  • Appears as a drop down menu with pre-set options
  • Options filter as the requester types
  • Only one option may be chosen at a time
  • Options are specified as a comma delimited list (no spaces after commas are required)
Multi static select
  • Appears as a drop down menu with pre-set options
  • Options filter as the requester types
  • Multiple options may be chosen at the same time
  • Options are specified as a comma delimited list (no spaces after commas are required)
Users select
  • Appears as a drop down menu with all users in the workspace as options
  • Users filter as the requester types
  • Only one user may be chosen at a time
Multi users select
  • Appears as a drop down menu with all users in the workspace as options
  • Users filter as the requester types
  • Multiple users may be chosen at the same time
Channels select
  • Appears as a drop down menu with all public channels in the workspace as options
  • Channels filter as the requester types
  • Only one channel may be chosen at a time
Multi Channels select
  • Appears as a drop down menu with all public channels in the workspace as options
  • Channels filter as the requester types
  • Multiple channels may be chosen at the same time

User-created fields are subject to the following naming restrictions:

  • A new field cannot be given the same name as an existing field.
  • The following field names are reserved:
    • Subject
    • Assignee
    • Due date
    • Requester
  • The following suffixes cannot be used at the end of field names:
    • id
    • list
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