Parameter "e" allows you to choose from a variety of input types.
A preview of the input type is shown If you hover the mouse over any option.
You can select from following options:
The single- or multi-line text input replaces the macro placeholder in the phrase.
PhraseExpress can optionally prevent input mistakes by checking the syntax (e.g. URL, email address, file path, numbers, letters, etc.).
The drop-down form input control allows users to select a single out of multiple options in a form:
After filling out the form, the output associated with the selection is replaced with the macro placeholder.
Macro input dialog:
- The defines the text above the drop-down input control in the form.
- The pre-selects one of the items, specified by its .
- Enabling option " " allows users custom input next to the pre-defined options.
- PhraseExpress can also perform a Syntax check to prevent typing errors.
The sectionlists all selectable options in the drop-down menu which are represented by the
- contains the actual output into the phrase for the selected option.
- If required, PhraseExpress can of this form element, e.g. store the output into a variable, save it into a file, strip or replace characters, etc.
The Plus button or hotkey CTRL - N adds additional items. The reycle bin, ...yes it does what you think it does.
Click the pencil edit button to add macros to the description and/or output values.
PhraseExpress outputs the content as specified for the ticked or unticked checkbox.
Outputs the content as specified for ticked or unticked checkboxes. The output for each checkbox of group is enumerated with the specified enumeration text. The last two outputs are concatened by the corresponding enumeration text as specified.
Checkbox Drop down menus offer you to select multiple items while saving vertical space in the form.
Disadvantage: You need to click the drop-down menu first to access the options.
An input grid adds a table, consisting of multiple input types.
After filling out the form, the outputs associated with the selected column elements are replaced with the macro placeholder. If several options are selected, the output will be enumerated with the defined separator and the final last separator. The individual lines will be separated with the defined line separator.