Panel control

Groups a set of controls together. You can optionally display a label and a border around the grouped controls. 

Note: This control is supported in Nintex Mobile, except for noted fields.

Control settings

Following are the fields and options visible in the control settings dialog box for this form control.

Note: CSS formatting controls are available in the classic forms designer only. To style responsive forms, configure theme settings in the Properties pane.

Section Field Description Nintex Mobile

General

Name

Assign a name to the control. The name is used for comparison validation and other control references. 

Yes

 

Title

The title of the panel. If a title is supplied, the panel renders as an HTML fieldset.

Yes

 

Description (R)

Helper text to display under the field on the published form.

Yes

 

Background image (C)

The image to set for the background.

Yes

Appearance

Visible

Hide or show the control at runtime. Select one of the following options.

  • Yes
  • No
  • Expression: Evaluate an expression (formula) constructed from reference tokens and functions for a Yes/No value. The expression must resolve to a Yes/No value at runtime to be valid. If the expression does not resolve to a Yes/No value it will revert to the default.

Yes

 

Show Border (R)

When set to Yes, shows border of panel during runtime.

No

Formatting (C)

CSS class

The CSS class to apply to the control.

Use this setting to apply advanced styling options using custom CSS classes defined in the form settings.

No

 

Border

Specify borders to display. Select zero or more of the following options.

  • Top
  • Bottom
  • Left
  • Right

No

 

Border Style

Specify the style of the border line. Select one of the following options.

  • Default
  • None
  • Dotted
  • Dashed
  • Solid
  • Double
  • Groove
  • Ridge
  • Inset
  • Outset

No

 

Border Width (Pixels)

The width of the line in pixels.

Note: To hide the border, enter zero ("0").

No

 

Border Color

The color of the line.

No

 

Padding Width (Pixels)

The width of the padding between the edge of the control and the content of the control.

No

Advanced (C)

Resize at runtime

Dynamically adjust size and adjust the form length and position of other controls accordingly. Select one of the following options.

  • Yes
  • No
  • Expression: Evaluate an expression (formula) constructed from reference tokens and functions for a Yes/No value. The expression must resolve to a Yes/No value at runtime to be valid. If the expression does not resolve to a Yes/No value it will revert to the default.

No

(R): Available with the responsive designer only.

(C): Available with the classic designer only.

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