When you create a custom field, there are multiple different custom field types to choose from.


Text field

  • This is a standard text box to enter information.

  • This can be selected to display on someone's Employee Info Card.


Website

  • This is a standard text box to enter information.

  • This can be selected to display on someone's Employee Info Card.


Email

  • This is a standard text box to enter information.

  • This can be selected to display on someone's Employee Info Card.


Text area

  • A larger text box than 'Text field'.

  • This can be selected to display on someone's Employee Info Card.


Dropdown

  • A dropdown when you select only one option.

  • This can be used as a filter in the Calendar and Company page.

  • This can be used as a filter in Reports.

  • This can be selected to display on someone's Employee Info Card.


Multi-select

  • A dropdown where you can select multiple options.

  • This can be used as a filter in the Calendar and Company page.

  • This can be used as a filter in Reports.

  • This can be selected to display on someone's Employee Info Card.


Employee dropdown

  • A drop-down where you can select any one employee listed in your Sage HR company.

  • This can be selected to display on someone's Employee Info Card.


Tags

  • A custom field that when assigned to an employee, shows on their profile as a tag.

  • This can be used as a filter in the Calendar and Company page.

  • This can be selected to display on someone's Employee Info Card.

📌TIP: For more information about using tags - Read more >


Date

  • A field where you can select a date

  • This can be selected to display on someone's Employee Info Card.


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