The mobile app UI can request a mobile device's current location and store GPS
coordinates in a string field.
Administrators can take advantage of mobile device tracking features such as GPS location by
configuring a string field to use the current_location dictionary attribute.
This attribute causes the mobile app UI to display a special icon to request the mobile device's
A current location field consists of the following elements.
Table 1. Elements of the mobile UI: current location field
||Displays and stores GPS coordinates. The field can have any label you want.
|Get current location
||Allows users to access the current location of the mobile device.
When users first interact with a current location field, the mobile app asks for permission to
access the location of the mobile device.
Users can change the mobile app's access to their location from their device