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Add web links in Calculation field

  Podio Calculation field makes use of Markdown features, so we are free to use them. As a result, we are free to add web links. There are two way to do so: 1) By writing down the URL. It then automatically it becomes a link. Just copy paste the following code to a Calculation field: @Text ? “https://www.google.com” : “” /* […]

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How to put images in calc fields

Podio Calculation field makes use of Markdown features, so we are free to use them. One of those features is to put an image from the internet in a Calculation field. We will use the following syntax; ! [ text ] ( webAddressForImage ) text can be anything, it is not taken into account at […]

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Math in Calculation field

  Podio can execute 4 math actions, using the following symbols: +, -, *, /. Here you can find more math that can be done with Podio. Let’s say we have a number in a Number field: 321.1234 You can take the integer part by using the following Javascript:   var n = @Number;  n – (n […]

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Adding a line (Horizontal Rule in Markdown)

  Podio Calculation field makes use of Markdown features, so we are free to use them. One of those simple features is to add a horizontal line. Just copy paste the following code to a Calculation field: @Text ? “—” : “” /* ——————————————————————————————————- Created by BendixKiel ApS – Copenhagen based Podio Preferred Partner -with more than 6 years […]

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Add a table with lots of rows

  Podio Calculation field makes use of Markdown features, so we are free to use them. One of those features is to add a table: Let’s include a table with 20 rows and 3 columns. It is safe to add more columns. Just copy paste the following code to a Calculation field: /* @Any_Field */ var firstLine = […]

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Turn Email field into Text in a Calculation field

This is a very useful feature, sometimes we need to write all the email addresses of a Email field into a Text field. Just copy paste the following code to a Calculation field: var i; var all_emails = “”; var e = @Email; for(i = 0; i < e.length ; i++){     all_emails += “**” +                    e[i].type.charAt(0).toUpperCase() +   […]

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Turn Phone field into Text in a Calculation field

  This is a very useful feature, sometimes we need to write all the phone numbers of a Number field into a Text field. Just copy paste the following code to a Calculation field:  var i; var all_phones = “”; var p = @Phone; for(i = 0; i < p.length ; i++){     all_phones += “**” +                    p[i].type.charAt(0).toUpperCase() […]

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Show a Text field under conditions

If you want to show a Text field under certain conditions, that is possible. Let’s assume that you show the first and last name of an employee and the company that he works for in a field called: Employee info. You also want to show whenever an employee is inactive, by including a warning message in the […]

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Merging text fields, empty ones will not appear

  Merging Text fields is easy, works in this way: @Text1 + @Text2 + @Text3 Of course, you can merge text that is in ” “, for example: “Here is text 1: ” + @Text1 + “\nHere is text 2:” + @Text2 But what happens if some text fields are empty? We would like to have […]

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Highlight your text in Calculation field

  Podio Calculation field makes use of Markdown features, so we are free to use them. One of those simple features is to highlight text. Whatever text you include in ` `, becomes highlighted. Just copy paste the following code to a Calculation field: @Text ? “This is a `highlighted` text” : “” /* ——————————————————————————————————- Created by BendixKiel ApS […]

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