Adding Fields

Prerequisites: Users require site administrator permissions to complete this task.

As of Cartella 4.1, administrators can add custom fields to a module's edit form, adding whatever styles and controls they see fit.

Default fields can be reordered and cannot be edited or deleted.
  1. Log in to Cartella.
  2. Navigate to Settings > Customize > Manage Fields.
  3. Select the content type to display and edit its fields.

    Select Content Type

  4. Click Add Field.

    Add Field

    A new table field displays in the Field Management table.
  5. Enter the following fields.

    Custom Field

    NameName of the field. Users editing this type of content see this name.
    DescriptionDescription of the field.
    Field TypeType of the field. Use the drop-down to select the field type.
    RequiredSelect or clear the checkbox to make the field required or optional.
    Click X to delete a custom field. Default fields cannot be deleted.
  6. Click Save.

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