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Homebase - Add Columns to Standard/Default View

sabatini
Level 2

I'm trying to determine how to add columns to the standard/default view in HomeBase (I.e., Form 1040: Individual).  I can drag to remove/delete, but can't figure out to add those back, or add new columns.

Thanks in advance for any help.

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sabatini
Level 2

Just circling back to see if anyone has an answer for this?  I still haven't figured out how to add fields to the standard/default view.

Thanks.

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Julia_K
Level 1

It kind of sounds like you want to make a "Custom View". A Custom View takes the base original 1040 View and adds or remove columns from it. You can do that by clicking the gear icon in the top left of the homebase grid. 

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Here's a video: How to Create and Edit a Custom View 

So the answer to your question is: You cannot add to a regular formset view. You must create a custom view. If your formset view is missing columns or you want to reset the view to the way it looked originally just go to the top Homebase -> Reset View

 
 

 

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sabatini
Level 2

Thanks for your reply.  I figured out how to add a custom view, but I didn't realize the default view was so "inflexible".  Seems like a very odd development decision -- you can remove columns, but can't add columns to the default view.  But, I guess that's the way it works.

Thanks again.