Currency Control Properties

You can view and change the values for the following properties of this control:

Basic Property Description


The label to display on the form for this control.


The text that displays as a tooltip when the user's mouse hovers over the control.

Read Only

Does not allow edits on form.

Advanced Property Description

Display Mode

Display mode of the control. Available options are:

  • As Control - looks like a text box.
  • As Text - displays as plain text.
  • As Hyperlink - displays as a link.
  • Normal - looks like a label.


Show or hide this control on the form.

Decimal Digits

The number of digits after the decimal to display and allow for data entry.

Default of -1 means use "No. of digits after decimal" specified in the user's language settings. Alternatively, type an integer ranging from 0 to 4. If you want to enter a number greater than 4, check in Application Architect to be sure the field to which the control is bound was defined with at least as many digits after the decimal.

When a user enters fewer digits than the precision specified, a Currency control or column fills in the digits with zeros. If you want a Numeric control or column to fill in the digits to the precision specified, set Strict=True.


Allows user to interact with this control.

Max Length

Maximum number of characters user can enter.


Requires a value when saving data.

Data Bindings

Defines where the data for the control comes from. This information is read-only in the Web Form Designer.

Exchange Rate Type

Determines the type of exchange rate you want to use in the currency fields displayed on the form. You must set Exchange Rate and Exchange Rate Code through data binding if Exchange Rate Type = Entity Type. Available options are:

  • Base Rate - The base currency rate.
  • My Rate - The exchange rate preference of the current user.
  • Entity Rate - The exchange rate is stored on an entity. This option requires Exchange Rate and Exchange Rate Code to be set. Use Application Architect.

Control Id

Identifier for this control. This information is read-only in the Web Form Designer.

Control Type

Infor CRM control type. This information is read-only in the Web Form Designer.

Layout Property Description


Row number of the control.


Column number of the control.

Row Span

Number of cells the control occupies vertically.

Column Span

Number of cells the control occupies horizontally.



What's New in this Release


For a list of new features, see the What's New In This Release topic.

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