Long text fields in Airtable
  • 25 Mar 2024
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Long text fields in Airtable

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Creator/Owner - Can create and configure fields


Web/Browser, Mac app, and Windows app with some general capabilities also available on mobile platforms

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Understanding long text fields in Airtable

In Airtable, long text fields provide more space for text-based information when a single line text field is not large enough. Information in long text fields can be additionally formatted by enabling rich text. You can even generate content in long text fields by configuring AI prompts in long text fields. Whatever your use case, long text fields help to provide more insight about the records you are working with in Airtable.

Adding long text fields in Airtable

  1. Visit your Airtable homepage.

  2. Create or open your preferred base.

  3. Add or edit a field.

  4. Search for and select Long text.

  5. From here, you can:

    1. Enable rich text formatting - Learn more about using rich text in Airtable here.

    2. Generate text - Learn more about this option in this support article.

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