How To: Change a Single Date Selector to be Multiple Dropdowns in a Web Form

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Change a single date selector to be multiple dropdowns in a Web Form by changing the field type.

Summary

In a Web Form you can collect a date from users with a calendar picker or by selecting the year, month and day all in separate Dropdowns. Changing the field type allows us to toggle between these two options.

Instructions on how to navigate to the Web Form Editor →

Change the Web Form Field Type

  1. Ensure the toolbar at the top of the Web Form Editor is toggled to "Build Mode".
    Build Mode
  2. Locate a date field on a Web Form and click on it. The Configuration Menu will appear on the righthand side of the editor.
  3. Notice the Type Dropdown (the first Dropdown on the Configuration Menu). Ensure that the selected type reads "Date Calendar Picker".

Selected Date Field Calendar Picker

  1. Click on the Type Dropdown and toggle to "Date Dropdowns".

Selected Date Field Multiple Dropdowns

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