# email

email fields operate similarly to string fields, but will only accept a valid email address.

# Example

// Single line, optional
  name: 'contact',
  label: 'Contact',
  type: 'email'
// Single line, required
  name: 'contact',
  label: 'Contact',
  type: 'email',
  required: true

# Settings

Property Type Default Description
name string Sets the name of the field in the database
label string Sets the label of the field that the user sees
required boolean false If true, the field is mandatory
contextual boolean false If true, it will prevent the field from appearing in a dialog box
type string Specifies the field type
readOnly boolean false If true, prevents the user from editing the field
help string Help text for the field that will appear with the field's label
htmlHelp string Help text with support for HTML markup
sortify boolean false If true, make sort() operations on the field case insensitive and otherwise more intuitive