BlankValueColor property

TextDropDownField.BlankValueColor — Color

Represents the color for blank values of text drop-down fields. A blank value is a value that is blank, that is, non-existent.

If this color is not set, it inherits the blank field value color from the screen the text drop-down field is part of.

Refer to the examples for the BackgroundColor property of screens for more information on how to set this property dynamically, enabling it to change with values entered by your users.

Consult our reference material on colors to learn more.

Examples

Color.SilverColor,Silver

Sets the blank value color to silver gray.

COLOR("silver")COLOR("silver")

Sets the blank value color to silver gray. The COLOR function can return the same colors as those that can be accessed by writing Color.Color,, followed by the color name. However, any typos in the text string given to COLOR are only flagged as erroneous once your app is run, as opposed to writing Color.Color,, followed by the color name, in which case error are flagged immediately.

COLOR("#c0c0c0")COLOR("#c0c0c0")

Sets the blank value color to silver gray, with limited transparency. The COLOR function recognizes a variety of formats, including the hex notation also used with CSS (Cascading Style Sheets).