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Change type of field from text to select

    • Mattia

    • January 21, 2021 at 5:06 am

    I made a change to the field type from “Text”

    to “Select”

    allowing multiple choice

    Previously I entered the textual values ​​separated by commas

    By making this change, I realized that it is no longer possible to go back to the values ​​entered in previous posts

    For new posts I can view the selection made thanks to the gray marking

    is there a way to view old posts by highlighting previously selected fields?

    Thanks, Matt


    and convert value from a string to an array

  • That will only work if all of the values in the string are represented in the new select field.

    • Mattia

    • January 25, 2021 at 3:51 am

    Jhon, thanks for taking your time. Your suggestion shows how to rename a previously entered value and it works (maybe I’ll need it in the future). I think I made the mistake at the beginning of the project a few years ago by not providing the possibility of inserting multiple values ​​for that type of field: I started with a text type field and I continued with that by inserting values ​​separated by commas . I will continue to use it like this for this project. The conversion of the field type from text to select creates the inconvenience that I have exposed in the question and that I cannot solve by myself. Thanks again

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