ExtendedDataType Property

Sets the extended data type of a control.

Applies To

  • Pages

  • Subtype - Field

  • Type - Control


The value of this property overrides the value of the table field and it converts a text field into one of the following:

  • None

  • Phone number

  • E-mail address

  • URL

  • Filter (used on Reports)

  • Ratio (to monitor the progress bar)

  • Masked

This property impacts the layout and behavior of controls on a page. Use it to add an icon next to an input field to denote whether the field relates to a phone number, e-mail address, or URL. This property applies validation to the field.

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