What are those shaded form fields?
There are 3 types of shaded form fields in ConnectsUs documents:
- Customizer form fields – they look like this: CUSTOMIZER: Insert the title of the position responsible for counting paperclips
- Placeholder form fields – they look like this: DD/MM/YY
- Blank form fields – they look like this:
The following tables summarizes these shaded form field types.
|Form field type||What's is it?||What should you do with it?||How?|
|Begins with "CUSTOMIZER:"||Placeholder for you – the person customizing the template – to insert your content into the document.||Remove it and replace it with your own content.||Click once on the form field (do not double-click) and type.|
|Includes placeholder text, such as "DD/MM/YY"||Placeholder and/or suggested example text for the End User to replace with content in a modifiable document – typically a form.||Leave it in place. Modify the placeholder/example text if needed.||To modify suggested text, double-click on form field and edit the Default Text field.|
|Blank||Placeholder in a modifiable document. The End User will replace it with their own content.||Leave it in place.||n/a|