The Hide Characters property will mask the data being entered into the control.
Default Value: False
Hierarchical Reference: ControlName.HideCharacters
Ensure the property is a static property (It will display the gray orb alongside the property name)
The default value of the static property can be changed by one of the following methods:
|Hide Characters Property Value (static)||Result||Notes|
|True||Will mask any characters entered into the text box||The value can be selected by clicking the drop down that accompanies the property.|
|False||Will display the characters exactly as entered into the text box||The value can be selected by clicking the drop down that accompanies the property.|
A rule can also be built for this property by changing the type to dynamic.
See How To: Change A Static Property To A Dynamic Property.
|Hide Characters Property Value (dynamic)||Result||Notes|
|IF(DWVariablePasswordRequired = "Yes", TRUE, FALSE)||Will mask any characters entered into the text box when the value of the variable PasswordRequired is "Yes".||The value can be set by making the property dynamic (see above), launching the rule builder and applying the function.|
Value set in Form Designer. Static properties can be made Dynamic by double clicking the gray radio button.