Block Tags or Paragraph Delete Option?
Through the Kizeo Forms application, you have several ways to show or hide a paragraph in your custom word document.
In this tip, we will introduce you to the distinction between the block tags and the Delete paragraph option in the custom Word if empty or hidden data is present.
Block tags allow you to show or hide a part of your Word or e-mail document that contains text, tables, images, etc. Because of this, we recommend that you use the block tags when you want to show/hide a paragraph block according to a condition; in other words, if a field is empty, hidden or if an element is selected in a list.
Conversely, you can use the delete paragraph option in the custom Word document if empty or hidden data is present. As its name suggests, the option allows you to completely delete a paragraph in your personalized Word documents and e-mails. Therefore, if you only want to show/hide a paragraph following the entry (or not) or visibility of a field, we recommend enabling this option on each field.
Tip: If you only want to hide information, play on the visibility of your elements!
Thanks to the block tags, you can easily display or hide text, tables, images, etc.
The format of these tags is always built in two steps to frame the table or block of paragraph to appear or disappear: a tag before and the same tag after.
You want to know more ? See our tutorial on block tags!
Present in the options of all fields under the Advanced tab, simply check the box Delete unwanted paragraph on custom made word/pdf if missing or hidden data to activate it.
Here is a preview in Word with the option ¶ activated through different possible input cases:
Attention: We mean paragraph in the sense of Word, ie:
Tip: To check what Word thinks is a paragraph change, use the ¶ option!
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