Field Definitions with Edit Type-Specific Attributes
Many of the field edit types available include attributes beyond those common to all fields. These edit type-specific attributes are necessary to define the behaviors specific to a given field’s edit type. As an example, a field defined to display complex tables will require attributes that specific the complex table to be displayed, the index used to sort the records, and so on.
The following section lists each of these field edit types and describes their type-specific attributes.