Platform: Choice

Platform: Сhoice

The «Platform: Сhoice» type field contains a fixed list of values. Unlike the standard SharePoint field, the «Platform: Сhoice» type field allows you to create a separate list of values for each type of content, configure the conditions for displaying choices depending on the parameters of the current item, and specify how to sort the values.

The following parameters are available for customizing the column type «Platform: Сhoice»:


  • Content type. Allows you to customize for each type of content. If you select the «All types» mode, the uniform field settings will be applied for all content types of the list.
  • Control mode. Allows you to customize the forms for creating and editing elements.
  • Use the same settings as for all content types and forms (indicated if individual settings are made for the type of content or form). If you select «No» for the specified content type and / or display mode, individual settings will be applied.
  • Choices. Defines a list of options available for choice in the field, and also allows you to customize the display conditions for each option. To add a new choice, click «Add choice» and in the open form enter the name of the option and indicate the display condition.
  • Default choices. Allows you to specify a default option for the field.
  • Display choices using. The choice of data in the field is possible with the help of: radio buttons, drop-down menu and multiple choice (multiple values can be entered).
  • Sort items. Determines how to sort the list of options.


When making individual settings for the type of content or form, adding options, specifying how to display and sort them is available only if the «Use general settings» option is disabled.