Fields are shown in display format for ease of reading. Generally, the first screens users access are View forms and their Edit form counterpart is available on the sidebar, which is only available on these forms.
Fields on view forms can only be edited one at a time. Some fields may be combined for ease in reading the information, such as "All Phone Numbers" or "Full Address". Some fields are not editable and are "view only", e.g., Calculated Age.
All Fields are editable and should organized for ease of data entry. Fields are not combined: Street Address, Street Address Line 2, City, State, Zip. SAM cannot display "view" fields on edit forms, such as Timeline: Calculated Age, Length of Stay, Full Address.
One or two column display, one field per row, fields can be grouped into sections.
Single column, multiple fields per row display; allows for multiple rows.
These forms allow clients and other external users to enter information about themselves into SAM. These are commonly used for Family Inquiry and Application forms, Donation, and Volunteer Inquiry.
View / Vertical
Edit / Vertical
View / Horizontal