Information comes in a number of different types – formats in which a value can be entered into a field.
By selecting the information type for a field, you prevent a letter being an acceptable answer in the field 'Phone number', or you make sure that only a valid date can be entered in the field 'Date of Birth'.
Below is a brief description for each information type.
Information of the boolean type only accepts Yes or No as an answer. It's very simple, yet very powerful, as there is no nuance possible whatsoever.
Text (single line)
Text (multiple lines)
Choose this type when the text information is expected to be longer than a single name or word.
A number without decimal.
A number with decimal.
Number (with unit)
A number with measurement unit. Example: Amount with currency
List (single answer)
List (multiple answers)
This information type accepts a valid date.