Repeating Section control

Allows users to insert multiple instances (rows) of the contained set of controls. A typical use of this control is an expense form in which each row is an expense item.

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 (R)

Text to display above the field on the published form. Acts as a label for the control.

Yes

 

Description (R)

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

Yes

 

Connected to

The field to bind the input control to.

Yes

 

Text for add row icon

The text for add row item.

Yes

 

Default rows

The default number of rows to be displayed.

Yes

 

Minimum rows

The minimum number of rows to be displayed.

Yes

 

Maximum rows

The maximum number of rows to be displayed.

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

 

Prevent add/delete in new/edit mode

Specify whether or not to prevent additions and deletions in new and edit modes. 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

Formatting (C)

Item CSS class

The CSS item to apply to the item.

No

 

Alternate item CSS class

The CSS class to apply to every alternate item (row).

No

 

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

(R): Available with the responsive designer only.

(C): Available with the classic designer only.

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