View Type - How to Create A Current Record Editor


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About the Current Record Editor View Type

The Current Record Editor view type allows you to edit data from any field in each record. It’s useful for quickly editing data in multiple records. With the Current Record Editor, you can display or hide fields to see only what you need to see.

Other View Types
Record Previewer
Linked Record Editor

In this article:

Add the Current Record Editor
Current Record Editor Settings
Browse Records in Your Table
Rename the Column
Delete the View Type Column

Add the Current Record Editor

To add a Current Record Editor view type

Click the + icon in the viewer
Choose Current Record Editor
Click Add



Current Record Editor Settings

For editing and viewing your records, you can choose to display only the fields you need to edit or you can display all fields.

The Record Editor Settings panel is where you can display or hide individual fields.

Open the record editor settings
Choose All Fields or toggle each field on or off.

Gray - Not Displayed
Green - Displayed

Additionally, you can use the Search box to find the field you want to choose.
Once you’ve chosen your fields, click the arrow to display the actual record with data
Now, you can edit each field as needed



Browse Records in Your Table

To browse to the previous or next record in your table:

Click the previous and next arrows in the app navigation menu



Rename the Column

To rename the column:

Click the edit icon
Enter in your text
Click the completed icon



Delete the View Type Column

To delete the Current Record Editor View Type from your layout:

Click the delete icon
Then, click Delete

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