Drop-down list / Listbox - Entries

Values from applications

Application, Data group, Data field

Select the application, data group and data field whose values should be saved in the drop-down list.


Opens a dialog where a filter can be defined.

Data Picker

Opens a dialog for the data mapping.

Hide duplicate entries

This setting has the effect of only showing values, that show up multiple times in the connected data field, once. In the database, a "Distinct" query will be sent, filtering the data records.

Maximum number of entries

You can limit the number of entries in the list. With the value -1, all entries will be shown.


Displays the current sorting.


Opens a dialog where the sorting can be edited.

Adjust displayed value for saved value

With this setting, the data field that you have selected in the "Values from applications" area will be used. If this setting is not active, you can define the displayed values yourself. In this case, the value that is saved is that of the data field that you have selected in the "Values from applications" area.

Displayed value

Displays the currently defined displayed value.

Displayed values

Opens a dialog where the data fields that provide values can be selected.

Values from references

With this setting, references can be selected from the current application or other applications as sources for the entries in the drop-down list. The settings are essentially the same as the settings in the drop-down list for "Values from applications".

User-defined values

User-defined values are values that do not stem from a data source, but rather are entered statically.

Data type of the stored value

Define the data type of the stored value here.

Add new user-defined value

Opens a dialog where a custom value can be created.

Delete user-defined value

The highlighted entry will be removed.

Edit user-defined value

Opens a dialog where the selected value can be edited.

Move up / Move down

Change the order of the entries.


The entry that is selected in this column, is preselected when the page is loaded in the browser.

Special data sources

Class names that provide the drop-down list entries can be selected here.


Displayed value

Saved value

User-defined modification

This option is used for internal modifications to settings


Country name

Country code


Container objects

GUID of the container object


User-defined classes If a class is not defined in the settings, users will be returned. So that classes are returned, the required class ID needs to be specified via a setting:


for Drop-down lists and Listboxes


for Dynamic views

Class ID


Distribution lists

GUID of the distribution list


User groups

GUID of the user group


Organizational units

GUID of the organizational unit



GUID of the organization



GUID of the role



GUID of the user



Language code


Language formats

Language code in combination with the country code


Portal languages - the active portal languages are at the top of the list and the inactive languages are listed below

Language code


Time zones

Time zone