Dynamic Field Types

There are currently 7 dynamic field types you can use for general use. There is the additional logo type that is available only for select modules.

Type

Notes

Type

Notes

Text

Support for multiple lines of text.
The most flexible of all the field types.

Number

Designed for a single line of input
It may contain letters as well as numbers

  • 45

  • 2nd

  • 56.60

  • $6,700

  • deuce

Toggle

Displays as a checkbox field that can be on or off.

DateTime

Displays as a date and time selection control.

It’s values should be saved as UTC values in the format:
yyyy-MM-ddTHH:mm:ss.fffK Example: 2021-02-27T13:00:00.000Z

Code example
myDate.Value.ToUniversalTime().ToString("yyyy'-'MM'-'dd'T'HH':'mm':'ss'.'fffK")

Media

Allow you to pick a media file from your media bins or upload a new image.

JSON

Enables you to identify the text content as valid JSON for native format output from BLADE.

Logo

This data type is currently only enabled for use with Programs, Episodes and Assets.

The list of available images is populated by our Gears app or Logo Updater app.