The Colored Field functionality provides the ability to create new fields that have a background color set from another field, or selected in particular for each one in Edit View.
After installing the package, your Sugar admin will be able to create fields of type "Colored Field" from Studio.
You will now be able to add background colors to fields. To do so, you must create fields using the "Colored Field" data type. Additionally, you may also use a color picker to choose colors, select colors from already created fields, or set colors based on certain conditions.
The Colored Field type has a special setting in Studio, Get Background color from Field, which is a drop-down menu containing all the field of the current module.
In this tutorial, we'll take you through the process of using the Color Picker to create a new Colored Field in Sugar.
Use the following steps to create a Colored Field that can have the background color set in Edit View:
Colored Field in Sugar is a part of our wTools Customizations for Sugar. Contact us if you'd like us to deploy it for you, or learn more about our wTools products.