Objects & Connections

Plan Your Connections: Complex Example

Scenario. In this article we will walk through the process of planning your connections. We will share tips and best practices along with answering common questions both beginners and Knack pros have…

Danielle Kellogg
Updated 2 months ago by Danielle Kellogg

Working With Objects

About Objects. Knack uses objects and fields to define your data. Objects are used to separate your data into common groups. You can think of an object like a spreadsheet or a database table. Fields…

Danielle Kellogg
Updated 2 months ago by Danielle Kellogg

About Connections

What is a Connection? . Most apps will need more than one object. When this is the case, these objects will likely be related or connected to each other. Here are some examples of when connections ca…

Danielle Kellogg
Updated 6 months ago by Danielle Kellogg

Plan Your Connections: Simple Example

Scenario. In this article, we will walk through the process of planning your connections. We will share tips and best practices, along with answering common questions both beginners and Knack pros ha…

Danielle Kellogg
Updated 2 months ago by Danielle Kellogg

Connection Types

There are three types of relationships that can be created with connections: one-to-one, one-to-many, and many-to-many. How your data works together will decide what type of connection you need. This…

Danielle Kellogg
Updated 2 years ago by Danielle Kellogg

Plan Your Objects

Scenario. ​In this article, we will walk through the process of planning your objects, a core part of every single Knack app. We will share tips and best practices along with answering common questio…

Danielle Kellogg
Updated 11 months ago by Danielle Kellogg

Use Connections in Your App

Connections in the Builder. This information is referenced in the About Connections article. If you're just getting started, be sure to start with that article first. This article provides detailed i…

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Updated 1 month ago by Danielle Kellogg

Connecting Records Together

What Are Connections? Connections are the relationships that tie your records to each other. Using connections, you can build complex applications that are easy to use and manage. Connections are wha…

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Updated 1 year ago by Danielle Kellogg

Special Objects

In the following sections, we’ll cover common workflows and functionality you will need to consider as you group your data into objects. The special objects covered in this guide are: Category Object…

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Updated 11 months ago by Danielle Kellogg

Connections: Troubleshooting & FAQs

Do I need to add a connection field to both of the objects I want to connect together? No, you only need one connection field to make a connection between two objects. While double connections can be…

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Updated 2 years ago by Danielle Kellogg

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