Insert file field

In order to insert a file field inside a form in page (or even independent from the form, click the File Field button from the toolbar:


Note: If the cursor is not placed inside a form (inside the red dotted border) a dialog box will be displayed asking whether to add the form as well.

File fields offer the possibility of browsing to a file stored on your computer, and then submit it as form data. Set advanced file field options by using the File Field Properties panel.

File Field Properties

The File Field Properties panel is displayed when you select (click on) a file field inserted in your page. It corresponds to the <INPUT> tag in the Tag Selector:


To configure this panel, follow the instructions below:

  1. In the Element ID text box enter the value for the id attribute. It will uniquely identify the element (file field) in page.

  2. In the Char Width text box set the maximum number of characters that can be displayed at one time in the file field (the width of the form control given in characters).