System Developer: Forms


System Developer can manage forms, fields, field types and merge duplicate fields. These operations are described below.


Logging in as a System Developer

You need to be logged in as a System Developer to proceed with this tutorial. Navigate to Administration tab on the main dashboard on the top of the page and locate Encounters chapter.


Available operations

Manage Forms

Manage Forms will redirect you to the form where you can either add a form or edit an existing one.

manage forms

Click Add Form to access the form where you can fill in information about a new encounter or click on the name of the form to edit it.

edit form

Once you are ready, click Save Form.

Manage Fields

Click Manage Fields to search for available fields or add a new one. To add a new field, click Add New Field.

manage fields

Fill in the form and click Save.

new field

Manage Field Types

Manage Field Types allows editing, deleting or adding field types.

manage field types

Click Add Field Type and fill in the form to add a new field type.

new field type

Merge Duplicate Fields

Merge Duplicate Fields allows merging duplicate fields. Note that this operation cannot be undone.

merge duplicate fields


A System Developer can perform different operations to manage forms in the system.