When creating a new survey, requesting users to fill out information for registration, or adding impacts into the system, etc., you can select from the canned fields GivePulse has generated or you may create new ones by going to your group dashboard > more tools > custom fields. From there, use the blue action button to "add field" as shown below:
After selecting add field, you will be directed to the custom field workflow to add your field type, field label, help text, and select the answer type.
When selecting the field type, here are the available options:
Agreement Checkbox: Provides text which will require the person from agreeing to it.
Checkbox Field: Provides a checkbox along with text for a user to select it.
Date Field: Displays a calendar widget to allow someone to select the Date.
Decimal Field: An input field that only accepts decimal values.
Document Agreement Field: Enables you to upload an agreement and for the user to agree and read the document.
Document Upload Field: Enables you to require users to upload a document upon submission.
Dropdown Field: Allows you to have fields for someone to select from in a dropdown.
Radiolist Field: Allows you to have fields displayed in a radio list for someone to select from.
Likert: Allows you to implement a likert scale type question.
Integer Field: An input field that only accepts integer values.
Multiselect Field: Allows you to have multiple choices for someone to select more than one field.
Text Field: An input field accepting only text.
Textarea Field: An input field accepting only text and is generally used for larger inputs of text.
Section Header: Helpful to provide sections on a custom form or a survey.