Add User Inputs to Project-level Office Document Templates

As a project administrator, you can define and manage custom inputs that your users can inject in a project-level Office Document Template that they generate. This gives you the ability to create a document with custom input, particular to each time the document in generated.

To add user inputs to project-level Office Document Templates in the Storyteller Administration Portal, users must have the "Manage Project Configuration" privilege in their Project Administrator Role. For more information on Project Administrator Roles, see the Manage Project Administrator Roles article.

To add user inputs to project-level Office Document Templates:

  1. In the Storyteller Administration Portal, click Projects and select the project with the project-level Office Document Template you want to add user inputs to.
    For information on how to access the Admin Portal, see the About the Administration Portal article.
  2. Under Projects, click Advanced Settings and select Project Templates.
  3. On the Project Templates page, click the template you want to add user inputs to.
  4. Click Add User Input.
  5. Define the following for your new user input:
    1. Click the edit icon in the Name column and enter a name for the input.
    2. If you want to define a default value, click the edit icon in the Default Value column and enter a value as needed.
    3. Select the checkbox in the Mandatory column to make the value required.
    4. You can order your newly created input accordingly by clicking the directional arrows in the Order column.
  6. Click Save.