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  • What does the System Default setting do?

    Short Text Fields have a field setting called System Default. System Default allows you to dynamically pull in information based on account data collected by GoCanvas that is specific to the user w...

  • Configuring decimal places for fields with numbers

    There are three types of fields that involve numbers: Number Fields, Calculation Fields, and Summary Fields. For each of those field types, you can set how many decimal places that field will accep...

  • Can I see where a Workflow is after I hand it off?

    With the GoCanvas Workflow feature, you can pass Apps from one use to another as many times as you need. In Apps that have multiple Workflows, it can be tricky to know exactly where a Workflow stan...

  • How to complete a Submission

    After you've finished adding data to your App, you need to Submit it. You'll land on a final screen that's the same on every App on your device and be given some options.  Depending on your email...

  • Step 2: Build

    The App Builder is the core of the GoCanvas experience; it's where you'll design the Apps that your users will complete in the field. Once you've logged in, use the menu on the left side of your sc...

  • Converting a paper form to a GoCanvas App

    This video will give you a quick look at some tips, tricks, and best practices of taking your paper form and transforming it into a GoCanvas App:    

  • What does the Button Label setting do?

    When creating a web link field in the App Builder, if you select the Button style, you have the option to set a Button Label. This is what will appear inside the button when a user is filling out y...

  • What does Default URL mean on Web Link fields?

    Web Link fields give you the ability to let your users navigate to a predetermined URL from within their App. Admins determine what that URL is by setting the Default URL in field settings of the A...

  • What do the options under Show This Field on PDF mean?

    For each field in the App Builder, you can determine how and when things are displayed on the PDF output of your Submission.  To adjust these settings, click on the field you're editing and select ...

  • What do the options under Show This Field on Web mean?

    For each field in the App Builder, you can determine how and when things are displayed when a user views a Submission from the GoCanvas website. To adjust these settings, click on the field you're ...