Epi Info™ User Guide

Form Designer

How To: Insert a Line

It is sometimes helpful to add a horizontal line between groups of fields to give a visual separation between sections of the page. A line can be created using the Label/Title field.

Horizontal line gives visual separation between sections of the page.

To create a line on your page, follow these steps:

  1. Right click on the canvas where you want to add a line. Select New Field > Label/Title.
  2. In the Question or Prompt field, hold the SHIFT key and type an underscore to create a line.
  3. Click the Font button. The Font dialog box opens.
  4. Select a font size and bold.
  5. Click OK.
  6. Create a Field Name for the label field.
  7. Click OK. The line appears in the form.
  8. The line can be resized, moved, copied and pasted as needed.