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Creating or displaying Help text for user-completed fields

Question asked by Parag on Jun 17, 2010
Latest reply on Jun 18, 2010 by philmodjunk

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Creating or displaying Help text for user-completed fields

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I'm building a surgical DB in FM Pro and need to add "help" text for users when completing fields e.g. when completing the DOB field the user should be prompted witha a message "Please enter your Date of Birth in dd/mm/yy format", etc.

 

Is this something natively available in FM Pro? If yes, how may I enabled this please or search for in Help text - I couldn't find anything.

 

If not, has anybody implemented something similar - even, if by way of a plug-in?

 

I have thought of simply creating texts all over the layout as a last resort but this would mean a incredibly crowded user-form.

 

 

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