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Dropdown

This operation will add a dropdown box to the current Form Container action. The field will allow the user to select a value from a list of possible values.

Settings

The action uses the following settings:
Setting
Description
Parsed
Label
The text that should be displayed beside the field.
Items
The items to display in the list. Each line in the text will be translated to an entry in the dropdown.
Selected Value
The default selected value of the text area field.
Mandatory
Choose if the field is required to save the form or not.
Target Variable
The variable that will receive the final value of the text area field.

Remarks

This is a standard HTML Select field. UI layout may vary depending on the browser and on the platform used.
Each Item text and value can be specified by just using a vertical pipe for each element. If no pipe is specified text and value will be identical. Consider the list below:
|Any
ITA|Italiano
ENG|English
German
Using the above example for the items settings will generate a dropdown with the following data:
<option value=''>Any</option>
<option value='ITA'>Italiano</option>
<option value='ENG'>English</option>
<option value='German'>German</option>

Trigger

This action does not trigger any event.

Variables

This action does not return any variable but the one that have been specified in the Target Variable setting.

Availability

Channel specific availability follows the table below:
Channel
Availability
Facebook
Fully Available.
WhatsApp
Fully Available.
Telegram
Fully Available.
Web
Fully Available.
Alexa
Not Available.
Google Assistant
Not Available.
Slack
Fully Available.
API
Fully Available.
This action can be used only inside interactions and not as child of other actions. This action is available only to Premium Accounts.
Last modified 5mo ago