ProcessMaker provides the following ProcessMaker Screen types. Note that not all of these ProcessMaker Screen types are available in the ProcessMaker open-source edition.
Use the Form type to design interactive and complex forms. Below are a few ways that Request participants might interact with a digital form:
Enter information, such as name and email address, to apply for a loan.
Approve the department budget.
Upload or download documents.
All ProcessMaker Screen controls in Screen Builder are available for the Form type.
Use the Display type to display information or allow Request participants to download files. The Display type has limited functionality compared the Form type. The Display type provides the following controls in Screen Builder:
Rich Text control
Multicolumn / Table control
Record List control
File Download control
Use the Email type to compose the email body for email messages to be used with the Send Email connector. The Email type provides the following controls in Screen Builder:
When the Advanced Screen package is installed in your ProcessMaker instance, create a new ProcessMaker Screen using the Advanced Screen type. Screen Builder displays a template that contains a sample Advanced-type ProcessMaker Screen.
Use this template to study how to design your custom form. Click the Preview button to view your custom form in Preview mode.