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    In a matrix, can I add a column with a text answer?

    Asked by DiamondEyeMS on August 23, 2015 at 03:06 PM
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    Answered by Boris on August 23, 2015 at 07:39 PM

    If you want all your columns of a Matrix to be Text Boxes, you can change this by clicking on the gear-shaped icon of the Matrix, clicking Show Properties, and changing Input Type to Text Box.

    If you want to have only one column in a Matrix of the type Text Box, and other columns of some other type, that is not currently possible with a Matrix field.

    You may want to try our Configurable List widget, which allows for multiple kinds of input fields per line. (manual: How to Add a Widget to your Form)

    Please let us know if you need further assistance.