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Drupal 7 Webform Cookbook by Douglas Vernon Denny

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Using the Options Element

Not all contributed modules are about making life better for just our website users. Some exist to improve the lives of website administrators too. As we saw in Chapter 2, Trying Out Webform, the standard method is to type our selection list options into a textarea with an internal key and screen text value, separated by a vertical pipe symbol. The Options Element module provides Webform with a neat user interface for setting up the select options we wish to use on our forms.

Getting ready

Let us go to the project home page to download, install, and enable the module: http://drupal.org/project/options_element.

How to do it...

Returning to our Title component edit page, we find that the somewhat dreary plaintext area where ...

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