Text Field Options

A text field allows users to enter unformatted text, such as sentences, names, numbers, date and time.

Option Description
Default The default alphanumeric data that initially appears on the device panel.
Mode Select the list type:
  • Single Line — The field will be displayed as a simple text box. This is the initial setting.
  • Read Only — The user cannot edit the field.
  • Password — The text in the field will be masked.
  • Hidden — The field will not be visible on the control panel.
Maximum Length Specifies the maximum number of characters that may be entered in the field. The default maximum length is 255.