Field element properties

Open the Properties view in Document Studio and select a Field element. The Properties view displays these available properties for fields.

General properties

In the All properties tab, these properties are at the top-level, in the Metadata, and in the Formatting > Common sections.

Type Value Description
Tag String Tag name for the element. This property cannot be edited.
Name String The name of the element.
Description String A summary or note about this element.
Assignment String The variable assignments that are done in the element.
Condition String A script that can apply variables or attributes as conditions on the element.
Target region String Writes the current element in the region that you specify.

Content properties

In the All properties tab, this property is at the top-level as Content.

Type Value Description
Content String The text contained in the element that is visible in the output. Entering text here is the same as double-clicking the element and entering text.

Specific properties

In the All properties tab, these properties are located in the Formatting > specific section.

Type Value Description
Field type String A category for your field element to apply styling to fields of a specific category or type in your style sheets.
Field code String A script taken from Microsoft Word to insert fields as placeholders for specific text in your document-style report. For more information about generating field code, see Insert and format field codes in Word 2007.