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Create/Edit Field

Control Panel Location: Developer > Fields > New/Edit Field

This section of the control panel allows you to create and edit Fields to be used in channel entries.

A new field can be added by clicking the “New Field” button, or by picking “Clone to New Field” from the existing field’s “Save” dropdown. In that case, the original field will serve as “template” and the changes would be applied to new field only.

If you are viewing a certain field group when clicking the “New Field” button, the field will be assigned to that group. The existing fields can be assigned to multiple field groups by editing the Field Group.

Fields have the following settings: