You include fields (your own fields and system fields) to display variable data in the form. The field serves as placeholder. When the system displays the form, it replaces the field with the value that was assigned to it during processing.
This procedure describes how to include fields into texts to print values that are valid at runtime. You create these texts using atext node.
If the text node
If you use your own fields, you must have defined them either as global data or as parameters in the form interface.
The text node into which you want to include a field must exist.
In order for Smart Forms to distinguish fields in the text from normal text, you must use a special PC Editor function to include fields.
To do this, proceed as follows:
Choose Include field.
Observe thesyntax rules for field names. In addition to the field name, you can specify formatting options for the output of the field contents.
The system displays the field with gray background to set it apart from the other text.