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This means that the `value` must be one of the values listed in the \"Value\" column for configuring `Items` in the Template Editor\n\nIn the image below the DropDown Field `value` property could only be one of the three choices specified: `1`, `2`, or `3`.\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/5L85DaYRdOtD2dCLZRWC_Capture.PNG\",\n        \"Capture.PNG\",\n        \"774\",\n        \"236\",\n        \"#2d6b82\",\n        \"\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"type\": \"basic\",\n  \"title\": \"Display Value\"\n}\n[/block]\nThe `displayValue` property is a read-only property on the DropDown Field.   The `displayValue` property displays the \"friendly\" value of the `value` selected.\n\nFor example, using the picture above as a reference, if the `value` was set to `1` the `displayValue` would be `\"Mark\"`.","excerpt":"","slug":"dropdown-field","type":"basic","title":"DropDown Field"}
The DropDown Field stores a single value from a pre-configured list of options defined on the template. [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": "{\n\t\"Technician Name\": {\n \"value\": \"1\",\n \"displayValue\": \"Mark\",\n \"id\": \"28b3af03-6ae2-4a1c-9b01-a46c0108d3c5\",\n \"name\": \"Technician Name_0\",\n \"type\": \"DropDown\"\n\t}\n}", "language": "json" } ] } [/block] [block:callout] { "type": "info", "body": "The id, name, and type are not necessary when creating or updating a form, they are returned in the `JSON` of a request for readability.", "title": "NOTE:" } [/block] [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Value" } [/block] The `value` property of the DropDown Field must be set to one of the pre-configured options of the template. This means that the `value` must be one of the values listed in the "Value" column for configuring `Items` in the Template Editor In the image below the DropDown Field `value` property could only be one of the three choices specified: `1`, `2`, or `3`. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/5L85DaYRdOtD2dCLZRWC_Capture.PNG", "Capture.PNG", "774", "236", "#2d6b82", "" ] } ] } [/block] [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Display Value" } [/block] The `displayValue` property is a read-only property on the DropDown Field. The `displayValue` property displays the "friendly" value of the `value` selected. For example, using the picture above as a reference, if the `value` was set to `1` the `displayValue` would be `"Mark"`.