Place Fields

Add Fields - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
Add the fields that instruct each of your signers where to provide their signature, initials, or other information.
Field Types - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
Depending on your account plan, there are many types of fields you can add to a document. This guide provides descriptions of the types of DocuSign fields and the...
AutoPlace - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
AutoPlace is an advanced field property that allows you to specify a string of text in your document or template for automatic placement of the field. Previously ...
Position Fields Using Location Coordinates
Field location coordinates can be used to get and set the precise position of a field.
Supported Fields and Properties for Offline Signing on DocuSign Mobile Apps
Understand supported tags (fields) and their properties for offline signing with DocuSign for Android, DocuSign for iOS, and DocuSign for Windows Phone
How do I format a date merge field in DocuSign for Salesforce?
Converting Salesforce a date field YYYY-MM-DD into format DD/MM/YYY or MM/DD/YYYY
Why is Data Replicating in Multiple Fields? Using Data Population Scope
Data population scope works on an envelope or document level and is helpful for repeating content throughout fields with the same name or "data label".
Checkbox Fields - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
The checkbox field can be added to your document as a single box or a group of multiple boxes. A checkbox group can include a validation rule to enforce how many ...
Adjust Field Size - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
You can adjust the size of some field types. If your fields appear very tiny on your document, here are some things you can try.
Add Envelope Custom Fields - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
Use envelope custom fields to categorize and identify your envelopes.
Field Properties - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
You set field properties to control the look and behavior of the fields you add to documents.
Data Validation for Text Fields - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
If you need a specific type of information from your signer, data validation allows you to enforce a validation standard on the Text field. You can apply standard...
Collaborative Fields - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
Collaborative fields are useful when signers need to negotiate on changes to your document.
Calculate Values with Formula Fields - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
Use Formula fields to build formulas to calculate a value based on number or date fields in your documents.
Optional Fields - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
You can place optional fields for your recipients to consider. Most often, you want to use an optional signature or initial field.
Read Only Fields - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
For some field types, you can complete the fields and mark them as read only. All recipients can see the contents, but cannot modify the values.
Conditional Fields - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
With conditional fields, you can hide fields until the recipient makes an entry in your document that triggers the fields to show.
Custom Fields for Users - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
Create custom versions of standard fields and save them for reuse in future documents.
Rotate Pages - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
Rotate individual pages in a document.
Shortcut Keys for Fields - DocuSign eSignature User Guide
There are several shortcut keys available in the Add Fields view. These shortcuts provide an alternative to mouse control to perform common actions on your recipi...
How often does the page auto-save when sending an envelope?
Autosave is set to save every 30 seconds after the last save.
Automatic Anchor Text and Tags for Admins - DocuSign for Salesforce
Automatic anchor text allows text to be used in documents as a placeholder for signature, initial, and other tags for particular Salesforce Role Names.
Field Types - DocuSign for Salesforce v7
Descriptions of the types of DocuSign fields and their properties.
Use AutoPlace Fields with Custom Fields for Users - DocuSign for Salesforce v7
In addition to standard AutoPlace fields, you can uses AutoPlace fields to place DocuSign custom fields in documents.