How to Format Dates and Numbers

  • If the Magic Text you add is for a Number or Date Property, you can customize how that information is formatted.

  • To see formatting options, click on the pencil in the Magic Text chip

  • For numbers,

    • Select Number format

      • You can select whether the number should have commas, be abbreviated, or be displayed as currency.

    • Prefixes and Suffixes

      • Prefixes and Suffixes can make your text even more magical by smartly showing the right word depending on whether the number is singular or plural.

      • For example, if you are showing a count of Trips, you can set the singular suffix to "Trip" and the plural suffix and "Trips." Then your app will automatically show "1 Trip" or "2 Trips"

  • For dates

    • You can elect whether you want your data formatted as a Date or Date/Time, Day of the Week, or Relative (ie 3 days ago)