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Create calendar view of LOOKUP date field [SOLVED]

I use airtable for delivery orders planning and the order date field is a LOOKUP field. Airtable doesn’t want to let me create a calendar view using the order date as the required date field. Is there any way round this? Thanks Lyndon

Quoting Form using Airtable

Does anyone know of a way to build a quoting form (in Airtable, Google Forms or anything else), where multiple items (records) can be added from an Airtable base and the accumulated results (price, weight, etc) shown?

Kanban Number Format/Text Alignment

Anyone know what determines how formula-generated numbers are aligned in Kanban cards? The image below is an example where two formulas, both formatted as integers, end up displaying differently (“Active Projects” are left aligned, “Monitoring Projec...

AlexWolfe by 6 - Interface Innovator
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Customize forms

Can Forms be customized outside of just adding the fields in the table? Can I add labels or pictures that don’t add anything to the table but improve the look of the form?

Add non-existent values to table through form?

My base has a table, Posts, with two fields that are Linked Records to two other tables - respectively, Name and Company. I have built a form for Posts with which a user should be able to submit a request. When they select a Name and Company from the...

Limiting data available in Calendar View

I have a large table with details needed for planning upcoming events. I would like to share an event calendar with the public, but with limited information (name, date, location). How can I filter/limit the data that appears in a calendar view so ...

AlyB by 5 - Automation Enthusiast
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Contact List & Date Availability Calendar

I am trying to organize a contact list for an upcoming event. I have a large number of people to coordinate. I have a basic spreadsheet for Name, Contact info, etc. but what I’d like to do is create an “Availability” option where they can fill out ...

Hierarchical views?

Is there a method to display a hierarchical view of records? For instance, in a table of items, I may have a field for name and sub_item_of link to another item. name___________ sub_item_of_______ car wheel car rim ...

Formula created date not recognized at date

You have a new feature where you say that the calendar view will be able to use dates that are obtained from a formula. Can you provide an example because my conditional formula is not recognized as a date. Maybe I am formatting it in the formula and...

Why doesn't the the form view validate data?

If I have fields in a table with specific types why doesn’t the form validate those types before submitting the data? There seems little point in specifying a field type of email if someone can enter whatever they like into the form. I realize that c...

Dan_Weaver by 6 - Interface Innovator
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Change first column in grid view

I have a client who is using airtable to simply view his calendar as a spreadsheet. His preference is that the first column is the date. Unfortunately the first column is currently the summary. According to what I’ve seen there’s no way to change t...

Slack chat for Airtable form entry?

Hi, So Airtable has Slack integration. But does it have this… ? Forms capture data. But I image one/two Slack integrations to make this form more accessible to my Slack users… A Slack command to request the link to the form. Q&A-based dialogue to d...

"Unnamed Record"

I’m a brand-new user but can’t find this topic. I’m using Gallery view and can’t figure out why each record is labeled “Unnamed Record” and why I can’t seem to edit that? Thanks for the help!

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How do I show JUST hours in a date/time column?

I’m making a schedule, and don’t need the date information as it will be repeated on different dates; I just want to list the time… but it would be great if I could then link it into a calendar view. I’ve tried to use the datetime formula, but I can...

Linking between gallery views in cards?

Hi Am enjoying my first look around Airtable and have a very basic question about the product’s functionality Is it possible to link “between” gallery views when an individual card is being viewed in a web browser? In my example I have 2 tables: Trai...