📖 Manual

The Complete and Comprehensive Tadabase Manual

Data Tables

What is a data table? A Data table is a collection of fields that comprise a common group. For...

Fields

Within the Data Builder section of the Tadabase builder, you can define your app's data structure...

Text Fields

The Text type category includes the four field types pictured below. These field types are primar...

Personal Fields

The Personal type category includes the five field types pictured below. These field types are ...

Number Fields

The Number Field type category includes the five field types pictured below. These field types ar...

Date Fields

The Date Field type category includes the four Date Field types pictured in the image below. Thes...

Option Fields

Option Fields enable you to pre-define values for selection. The Option field type category inclu...

File and Image Fields

File Fields File fields enable you to upload files and prompt users to upload files as well. Up...

Equation Fields (Category)

Text Formula Text Formula fields are basic field types that can combine multiple fields into a s...

Equation Fields

What are Equation Fields? Equation Fields enable more complex formula functions to be run on you...

Connection Fields

What are connection fields? Connection fields connect records in one data table with records in ...

Records

What is a record? A record is a combination of values stored within one or more fields.  For in...

Record Logs

What are record logs? Record logs enable you to track and log any and all changes and deletes ma...

Import Templates

What are import templates? Import Templates empower you to regulate and expedite your importing ...

Export Templates

What are export templates? Export templates enable you to pre-define records to be exported with...

Automating Tasks

The ability to automate your everyday business tasks is one of the most essential features of dat...

Data Components Overview

What are data components? Data components are interactive viewpoints you can add to your pages f...

Form Component

What is the form component? The Form Component is a Data Component that you can add to pages wit...

Table Component

   What is the table component?  The Table Component is a data component that you can add to pag...

List Component

What is the list component? The List Component is a data component that you can add to pages wit...

Kanban Component

What is Kanban? The Kanban component enables you to view the data you wish to add in 'swim lanes...

Calendar Component

What is the calendar component?  The Calendar Component is a Data Component that you can add to ...

Resource Component

What is Resource Component? The Resource component enables you to view the data you wish to add ...

Map Component

What are maps? Maps enable you to see records in your database that contain Address Fields on a ...

Timeline Component

What is the timeline component? The timeline component enables you to view records in a vertical...

Accordion Component

What is the Accordion Component? The accordion component enables you to expand and collapse data...

Card Component

What are cards? Cards enable you to add static or dynamic single points of data on a component t...

Chart Component

What are charts?  Charts allow you to see your data visually in a summarized format.   There...

Search Component

What is the Search Component? The search component enables you to add a search form to a page an...

Import Component

What is the Import Component? The import component enables you to use an Import Template you cre...

Data Source

Filtering Records By default all records you chose to see will be displayed in the table. For ex...

Links

What are links? Links can be added within data components for users to click on the links to edi...

Display Rules

What Are Display Rules? Within data components, you can create Display Rules to show/hide field ...

Inline Editing

Inline Editing is a universal feature among all Data Components that enables you to edit values i...

Data Component Visual Directory

Table Click here to learn more about Tables   Form Click here to learn more about Forms ...

Custom Component

With the custom component builder you can create and design nearly any visual representation of y...

Custom Component Helpers

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Zapier Integration

Tadabase integrates with Zapier so you can automate your workflows between your Tadabase app and ...

Using Webhooks

What are webhooks?  A webhook is a method of enabling apps to communicate with one another. With...

Saving files to Dropbox

By default, files uploaded to Tadabase applications are saved to Tadabase's storage servers. Tada...

Adding PayPal payment buttons to your app

While Tadabase does not yet support ecommerce, you may still accept payments from your users by a...

Exporting records to Google Sheets

In this article we will discuss how you can export records from your Tadabase app to Google Sheet...

Viewing data in Microsoft BI

In this guide we'll look at how to import your data into Microsoft Power BI  which can further in...

Chat Widgets

In this article we will guide you through how to embed a chat widget in your application for you ...

REST API

Tadabase Developer Rest API You can use our extensive REST API to access and update your app dat...

Using SendGrid for emails

In this article we will discuss how to use SendGrid, a popular email platform, to send emails fro...

Saving files to AWS S3 Bucket (IAM Method)

Please Note: For easier setup and troubleshooting, we highly recommend using the Account Method t...

Google Data Studio

Google Data Studio is a very powerful data reporting tool enabling you to create very complex rep...

Incoming Webhooks

Incoming webhooks enable you to receive and act on data sent from 3rd party platforms.  For exam...

Embeddable Components

What is an Embeddable Component? Embeddable components are an easy way to display read-only da...

Saving Files to Custom S3 Bucket (Account Method, Recommended)

Please Note: For easier setup and troubleshooting, we highly recommend using this Account Method ...

PDF Forms

With PDF Forms you can upload a PDF, add form fields, and use data from within your app to popula...

Stripe Checkout

-- coming soon -- The stripe checkout integration enables you to charge a credit card at the tim...

Introduction to Pipes

What are Pipes?  Pipes is an all-powerful, built-in integration system that enables you to acces...

Adding Pipes

This article is currently under construction.  You can add Pipes via two different methods:  I...

Using Pipes

This article is currently under construction. Pipes can be used in several different sections of...

Text Pipes

What is the Text Function Pipe? The Text Pipe enables you to dynamically update text strings to ...

Time Conversion

  With the Tadabase Time Conversion Utility Pipe, you can update the date/time of any date field...

Mask and Disguise

One of the API calls for the Tadabase Text Utility enables you to Mask values.  Mask Email Addre...

Advanced Date Pipes

With the Tadabase Date Utilities pipe you can run some additional checks against date type fields...

Unit Conversion

The unit conversion pipe enables you to convert numbers from one unit to another either while dat...

Duplicate Record

This pipe is no longer supported on new apps. We recommend using Integromat or Zapier to achieve ...

Duplicate Connected Records

This pipe is no longer supported on new apps. We recommend using Integromat or Zapier to achieve ...

Vehicle Information

The Vehicle VIN Decoder is a pipe that has several methods to help with car related items. For ex...

Barcode Generator

With the Barcode Generator you can generate SVG and HTML barcodes inside a record or while the nu...

QR Code Generator

With the QR code generator, you can convert text values to QR codes when displaying data.  Avail...

Number Utility Pipe

  With the Number to words, you can convert a number or currency (see chart below for available ...

Search and Replace

The Search and Replace Pipe will allow you to pass a text value and replace defined search values...

Duplicate Parent and Children

Using the Duplicate Parent and Children Record Utility, you can duplicate a record and all connec...

Tadabase Domain Utilities

What is the Tadabase Domain Utilities pipe? The Tadabase Domain Utilities pipe allows you to ret...

PDF Gen V2

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MySQL

The MySQL pipe allows you to interact with your MySQL database from your Tadabase app. You can cr...

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