Introduction to fields The individual pieces of data in a record are called fields. Users can enter data in fields by using the list editor or by using a form. In form view, fields appear as fields in the form, and in list view they appear as columns of data in the table. Administrators can create new or modify existing fields. Field typesThese field types are available to administrators when creating new fields or changing the type of existing fields.Add a new field to a tableAdministrators can add new fields to a table to store and display data.Change the field label or hintYou can change a field's label or the text that appears as a hint when you point your cursor to the field.Delete fieldsYou can delete custom fields that you created. Custom fields begin with u_. It is recommended that you remove the field from forms and lists instead of deleting it.UI16 and UI15 field status indicatorsA field status indicator is a colored asterisk that may appear to the left of mandatory fields.UI11 field status indicatorsA field status indicator is a colored bar that may appear to the left of form elements.