Field definition

The following section defines what a Field is in ActivityInfo.

In ActivityInfo, a Field represents a specific type of data to be collected. Fields can be combined in any way you choose to collect the information you need.  

Field Data Model

A Field can represent:

  • Text
  • Check-boxes
  • Quantities
  • Calculations
  • Barcodes
  • Geographic Coordinates
  • etc.

Please see our the Field Types reference manual for a full list of supported types.

Need a specific Field Type that is not currently present? Don't hesitate to get in touch, and we can explore the possibility of including it in a future release.

Fields can also have user-defined settings, which allow you to set a Field as: