Adding choices to a picklist

Specify the options that users can select by adding choices to a picklist.

By default, picklists are empty.
  1. Access the field, based on the way that it is defined in your data model.
    • To view fields in a data type:
      1. In App Studio, click the Open runtime toolbar icon.
      2. Click Turn editing on.
      3. In the navigation panel, click Data to display the Integration Designer.
      4. Click the name of a data type.
      5. Click the Data model tab.
    • To view fields in a case type:
      1. In App Studio, click the Open runtime toolbar icon.
      2. Click Turn editing on.
      3. In the navigation panel, click Cases to display the Case Type Explorer.
      4. Click the name of a case type.
      5. Click the Data model tab.
      6. To display fields that are inherited by your application, click Show reusable fields.
    • To view fields on a form:
      1. In App Studio, click the Open runtime toolbar icon.
      2. Click Turn editing on.
      3. In the navigation panel, click Cases to display the Case Type Explorer.
      4. Click the name of case type.
      5. On the Views tab, click the name of a form.
  2. Click the Configure field icon in the row of the picklist field.
  3. In the Display as list, select the name of a control.
  4. Click + Add choice.
  5. In the text input field that is displayed, enter a choice to display in the list at run time. For example, the choices in a picklist of colors can include red, white, and blue.
  6. Repeat steps 4 through 5 for each option to include in the picklist.
  7. Click OK.
At run time, users are prompted to select one choice from the picklist. Entries in the list are displayed in the order in which they were added.