Block View - Text Editor

About the Text Editor Block

Write and view your text in plaintext format.


In this article:

Add the Text Editor
Text Editor Menu
Text Editor Settings
Using the Text Editor
How to Use Block Views
Manage Layout
Search Records


Other Block Views Available
Current Record Editor
Record Previewer
Linked Record Editor
Linked Table Viewer
Table Viewer
Google Docs/Sheets/Slide Editor
Markdown Editor
JSON Editor


Add the Text Editor

The Editor can be used in a Layout individually or with other Block Views

To add a Block view

Click the gear icon above the layout

Click the + icon

Choose the Block View


You can also add a new Block from any other Block

Click the Menu icon on any Block

Click the + Add Block icon

Text Editor Menu

The Text Editor menu allows you to set up the Block View

Manage Layout - Manage the current layout or any other layout settings
Delete Block - Delete the Block from your layout
Add Block - Add a new Block to your layout
Rename Block Title - Rename the title of your Block
Editor Settings - Settings to customize the Block View

To access the settings

Click the menu icon in the top right corner
Choose your option

Text Editor Settings

Available settings in the Text Editor Block

Text Field - Choose the Field you want displayed inside the Text Editor
Show Word Count - Enable a word count inside the block
Add Download Button - Adds a Download button to the Block

When you click the Download Button, a .txt. file is automatically downloaded to your device.


Learn how to Use Block Views


Learn how to Search Records


Learn how to Manage Layouts for your Block Views

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