UI16 and UI15 field status indicators

A field status indicator is a colored asterisk that may appear to the left of mandatory fields.

Field status indicators change colors to represent different states of mandatory fields.
State of mandatory field Description
Unpopulated Required field that is empty. The user must enter a value to save the form. Default color is red.
Populated - saved or unsaved Required field for which a value has already been populated, whether or not the form is saved. Default color is grey.
Figure 1. Field status indicators
Field status indicators for mandatory fields of different states