Create a Read-Only Rule

   MaestroPreviously known as Transact Maestro.  |   Form Builder |  v5.1 & Higher This feature is related to v5.1 and higher.

The Read-Only editability rule makes any component the rule is applied to, read only. When a read-only business rule is applied to a component, form users will not be able to enter any values into the component. The Read-Only rule can be applied to any component on a Maestro form. The Read-Only Rule is useful when you only want to display content in a field, which doesn’t need to be modified.

To create a Read-Only rule, follow these steps:

  1. Open a Maestro form.
  2. Click the Properties tab.
  3. Select the component you want to make read-only.
  4. Click Create Rule.
  5. Select Read-Only. The editability rule status is shown for a selected component in the Rules section.