Prompt Using Radio Buttons


The Prompt Using Radio Buttons action will prompt the user with a list of radio button choices and record the selected button in a text variable.


  1. Optionally, enter the title of the dialog box in the Dialog Title field.

  2. Enter 1 to 20 choices into the Choices field.

  3. Click the 'AZ up' or 'ZA down' icon buttons to sort the choices.

  4. Optionally, enter a default value in the Default Value field.

  5. Either:

    • 1. Enter the name of the variable that will receive the user selection in the Result variable name field.

    • 2. Click Select Existing Variable to use an existing variable. This will show global variables and any variables that might be available in an associated form.

  6. Optionally, change the scope of the result variable. There are two possible values:

    • "Shared". Available to other scripts associated with the current form.

    • "Global". Available to all scripts.

  7. Click the Test Dialog button to see how it will appear.

  8. Click Next >.

  9. Optionally modify the comment that describes the action.

  10. Click Finish.

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