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Long Text (WYSIWYG) Field Type

When do I use the Long Text Field Type?

Jamiu Ozigi avatar
Written by Jamiu Ozigi
Updated over a week ago

What is the Long Text Field?

The Long Text field allows you to write long pieces of information in different lines. You can create as many paragraphs as possible using the Long Text Field. it has certain functionalities that allow to bolden, italicize and highlight texts.

How to create a long Text Field on a Board

To create a Long Text field:

  1. Click on Create New Fields button on a fresh board or click on the + symbol to the right of the last field header in the Table view.

  2. This pops up a form page, on which you click on Field type to select the Long text field.

  3. Input the name and description. You can also input characters for hints and placeholder fields.

  4. Set the minimum and the maximum number of characters for the field.

  5. Mark any of the boxes (Required, Hide on Table, and Mark Field unique) to define special characters for the field.

  6. Then click on the submit button to append the field to the board.

When is a Long-text field required?

Long Text allows you to type in reports, full notes and give full comments to your team. You can also use it to receive comprehensive information for surveys through the use of forms.

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