AT&T Mobile Forms

Learn how to set up and use AT&T Mobile Forms on your wireless devices. Build forms using our convenient self-help resources.

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Create a Box data source with the AT&T Mobile Forms web portal

  1. Hover over the “MANAGE FORMS” dropdown arrow and click Data Sources.

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  2. Click CREATE DATA SOURCE.

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  3. Click Box Data Source.

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  4. In the “Name” field, enter the data source name.
  5. Click the Data Retrieval and Format tab.

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  6. Click the checkbox to the left of “Push updates to devices after a fetch” to enable this option.
    Note: This option is enabled by default. We recommend leaving it on to ensure forms remain updated.
  7. Under “Fetch Schedule”, check the checkbox to the left of “Automatically fetch new data on a schedule”. We recommend leaving this checkbox checked to ensure folders remain up to date.
  8. Click the dropdown arrow below “Fetch Frequency” to select how often you want the data fetched. 
  9. Click the field below “Fetch Timezone” to select the desired time zone. 
  10. Click the dropdown arrow below “Data Format” to select the desired format.
  11. Click the checkbox to the left of “UTF-8 Encoded” to enable this option.
  12. Click the checkbox to the left of “Trim whitespace from the start and end of the data elements in your source data” to enable this option.
  13. Under “CSV Delimiter” click the dropdown arrow and select the desired option. 

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  14. Click the Connection tab.
  15. Under “Connection Configuration”, click the radio button to the left of the desired connection.
    Note: If no previous Box connection exists, you will only see the option to create a new connection.
  16. Click the dropdown arrow below “Select an existing Connection” to click the appropriate connection.
  17. Click the box below “File Path”, and enter the required path.
    Note: An example of a file path would be” Mobile Forms/Data Sources/sourcedata.csv”.
  18. Click Create.

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  19. The data source is created.