The Checkbox field is on or off (technically that means: true or false, so-called Boolean). Its meaning depends on the label e.g. Checkbox "PermissionDenied" ✔ means permission denied, whereas checkbox "PermissionApproved" ✔ means permission granted, although the checkbox in both cases has the same value (true), the understanding is different based on the label.
Checkbox Off (Disabled)
Checkbox On (Enabled)
Checkbox read-only display
"Release Signed" to denote whether a release has been signed or not for the photo in question.
The search does not search for the label, but only the value which is true/false for a checkbox.
Checkbox Value Handling
Picturepark Setup Example
Layer: Corporate Information (ID: CorporateInformation)
Use in Display Pattern
Returned field value
True / False
Checkbox Field Settings
The label of the checkbox, which basically determines whether the checkbox must be switched on or off.
The field id is the ID of your field, which is used to link to this field. The field id is always lowercase. The id of the field is set on the creation of a new field, using camel casing. You need the field id for the configuration of filters or display pattern.
The ID is automatically created from the name you insert:
You can open the Display Pattern Editor to see the JSON of a Content Item.
The field setting "sortable" for a field defines if Picturepark uses the values of those fields for sorting of List Items (in Lists). Sorting of contents based on fields in a Layer is possible via the channel configuration, which only considers fields marked as sortable. All fields except for Geo Point and Relationship fields are sortable. This can be changed after field creation.
Include in filters
The field setting “Include in filters” allows the field to be added as a filter for content (see Channels Configuration) and the field values to be edited in the Batch Editor (indexed fields). Picturepark checks this setting against the allowed number of Search-indexed fields in your subscription plan. While it may be tempting to include all fields in filters and simple search also boosting them, you may revisit this idea based on your subscription plan limit, and by testing your common search scenarios - too much values will not automatically result in better search results.
Will always have included in the search and filters set to true per default on creation. You can change this if you don't want to use the checkbox in channel filters.
Include in search
The field setting "Include in Search" determines whether the field's values should be considered in content browser simple search operations. If this option is not enabled, the search does not consider the values of the field in search operations. This can be useful, for example, if the field is used for internal discussions or work directives that you don't want to affect the search results. Picturepark checks those settings against the allowed number of Search-indexed fields in your subscription plan. While it may be tempting to include all fields in filters and simple search also boosting them, you may revisit this idea based on your subscription plan limit.
The simple search in the content browser cannot be used to find true or false values. In such a case, we recommend using an advanced search or adding a channel filter.