- Activity administration
- Building an activity
- CSS tips and tricks
- JS tips and tricks
- Activating RSS
- Activity workflow
How can I set up the Dataform to allow students to view only their own entries?
Set Separate participants in the activity settings to 'Yes'.
How can I list entries content horizontally in an aligned table?
Is there a Time stamp for Dataform entries?
The internal Entry time field allows you to display the time-created and time-modified of the entry.
To make the title of an entry in list view link to the single view, add the following code to the list template:
How can I make email addresses clickable?
To make email addresses clickable, add the following code to the view template:
where 'Email' is the text field for entering an email addresses.
How can I delete a file attached to an entry?
- Edit the entry.
- Right-click on the file in the file manager.
- Select 'delete'.
- Save the entry.
How can I add a default sort order of entries?
In the Filters tab
- Add a new filter.
- Add sorting criteria to the filter.
- Click on the 'default' button of the filter in the filters list.
How can I prevent students from adding entries?
In the Dataform settings, set max number of entries to 0.
You can also prevent adding and editing entries in a particular view by disabling all submission buttons in the view's submission settings.
How can I add entries en masse?
In the general section of the view template add the tag ##addnewentries## (as opposed to the default ##addnewentry##). This pattern displays a dropdown to select the number of entries to add.
How can I edit/delete entries en masse?
In the view template add the selector, bulk-edit and bulk-delete patterns. In the entries list tick the checkboxes of the entries to edit/delete and click the the respective bulk action link.
How can I completely reset a Dataform activity?
In the Dataform administration section of the Settings block, click 'Renew'.