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Then you can drag files to upload, or choose a link from the web.\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/3883861-Screen_Shot_2017-01-24_at_4.18.37_PM.png\",\n        \"Screen Shot 2017-01-24 at 4.18.37 PM.png\",\n        532,\n        620,\n        \"#2e8a37\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"type\": \"basic\",\n  \"title\": \"Uploading files\"\n}\n[/block]\nOnce a column type is set to Image or File, just drag a file onto a cell to upload it.\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/p8QocvFoT5unQbZmQIuD_Screen%20Shot%202016-01-30%20at%203.54.57%20PM.png\",\n        \"Screen Shot 2016-01-30 at 3.54.57 PM.png\",\n        \"460\",\n        \"312\",\n        \"#826857\",\n        \"\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"type\": \"basic\",\n  \"title\": \"Using a link from the web\"\n}\n[/block]\nIf you have the link (URL) of an image or other file, you can just paste it into any cell:\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/oZMwUgqMTteGOwDfdTLu_Screen%20Shot%202016-01-30%20at%204.02.47%20PM.png\",\n        \"Screen Shot 2016-01-30 at 4.02.47 PM.png\",\n        \"687\",\n        \"188\",\n        \"#349f40\",\n        \"\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\nFieldbook will load the image from the given URL, or link directly to the external file.\n\nThe file won't be copied, so if it is removed or changed, it won't be available anymore. 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Images and file attachments


You can add images to Fieldbook—great for contacts, inventory, or your collection of animated reaction GIFs. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/8ryXWzUOSsmtKNg07hBT_Screen%20Shot%202016-01-30%20at%203.52.17%20PM.png", "Screen Shot 2016-01-30 at 3.52.17 PM.png", "461", "209", "#8d673f", "" ] } ] } [/block] You can also add file attachments—for instance, candidate resumes, product requirements, or design documents. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/8f275bd-Screen_Shot_2017-01-24_at_4.17.13_PM.png", "Screen Shot 2017-01-24 at 4.17.13 PM.png", 421, 174, "#f6f7f6" ] } ] } [/block] [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "How to add files" } [/block] Just [set the type](http://docs.fieldbook.com/docs/input-and-formatting#input-types) of a column to Image or File. Then you can drag files to upload, or choose a link from the web. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/3883861-Screen_Shot_2017-01-24_at_4.18.37_PM.png", "Screen Shot 2017-01-24 at 4.18.37 PM.png", 532, 620, "#2e8a37" ] } ] } [/block] [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Uploading files" } [/block] Once a column type is set to Image or File, just drag a file onto a cell to upload it. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/p8QocvFoT5unQbZmQIuD_Screen%20Shot%202016-01-30%20at%203.54.57%20PM.png", "Screen Shot 2016-01-30 at 3.54.57 PM.png", "460", "312", "#826857", "" ] } ] } [/block] [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Using a link from the web" } [/block] If you have the link (URL) of an image or other file, you can just paste it into any cell: [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/oZMwUgqMTteGOwDfdTLu_Screen%20Shot%202016-01-30%20at%204.02.47%20PM.png", "Screen Shot 2016-01-30 at 4.02.47 PM.png", "687", "188", "#349f40", "" ] } ] } [/block] Fieldbook will load the image from the given URL, or link directly to the external file. The file won't be copied, so if it is removed or changed, it won't be available anymore. If you want a copy, download the file, and then upload it to Fieldbook. [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Linking to Dropbox files" } [/block] If you have files in Dropbox and you'd like to link to them directly, just right-click and copy the Dropbox link, then paste it into a File cell. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/cce73de-Screen_Shot_2017-01-24_at_4.55.32_PM.png", "Screen Shot 2017-01-24 at 4.55.32 PM.png", 396, 213, "#eff0f1" ] } ] } [/block] [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "One file per cell" } [/block] Each cell can only hold one image or file attachment right now. Multi-attachment support is planned for a future update. [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Image heights & widths" } [/block] Images may be displayed in a smaller version if they don't fit in their cells: * On the sheet view, images will be displayed no wider than their column, and no taller than about 60 pixels high (unless the sheet has “wrap text” on). * On the detail view, images are displayed no wider than about 300 pixels. Click an image to see the full-size version.