Data Types

This section consists of Database Things and fields description for every thing which is part of the template.

Introduction

To get to the Data section, click the database icon on the left side tabs in Bubble Editor.
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Important: See Bubble manual information when working with data: https://manual.bubble.io/help-guides/working-with-data; https://manual.bubble.io/core-resources/data.

Data Types

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Note: In case you have accidentally deleted a data type - no worries! Bubble lets you restoreπŸ’ͺthe deleted data type. Clicking on 'show deleted types' or 'show deleted fields' from the Data β†’ Data types tab will reveal the deleted items, and a 'restore' button will appear next to each deleted entry. Simply click 'restore', to restore a field or data type.
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Tip: Aside from the below-listed data types and fields, Bubble creates these default fields visible in each data type: Creator, Modified Date, Created Date and Slug, except for the User data type. The User data type will have the following fields: email, Modified Date, Created Date and Slug. These fields' values can be used in workflows, conditional formatting, etc. To learn more, see the Bubble manual

Conversation

This data type stores the details of conversations.
Field Name
Type
Notes
Group Chat
Group Chat Details
Stores the related group details.
Last Message
Messages
Stores the last message.
Participants
List of Users
Stores the list of participants.
Pinners
List of Users
Stores the list of pinned users.

Group Chat Details

This data type stores the group chat details.
Field Name
Type
Notes
Authorities
List of Users
Stores the list of users with authority.
Image
image
Stores the chat-related image.
Last message readers
List of Users
Stores the last message readers.
Name
text
Stores the group name.

Messages

This data type stores the message details.
Field Name
Type
Notes
Content
text
Stores the message text.
Conversation
Conversation
Stores the related conversation.
From
User
Stores the message author.
is Audio?
yes / no
Stores the audio status.
is File
yes / no
Stores the file status.
is Image?
yes / no
Stores the image status.
is read
yes / no
Stores the message read status.
To List
List of Users
Stores the list of receivers.

Pinned Conversation

This data type stores the pinned conversations.
Field Name
Type
Notes
Conversation
Conversation
Stores the related conversation.

User

Bubble applications have a built-in User data type that acts like any type that is created in a database. For instance, you can modify a user, delete a user, list them in a repeating group, etc.
This data type stores the users' bio data (name, photo, background image, etc.) and profile information associated with the user.
Field Name
Type
Notes
About Me
text
Stores the user description.
Background Image Preference
image
Stores the background image.
First name
text
Stores user first name.
Last name
text
Stores user's last name.
Last Seen
date
Stores date when messages were last seen.
Profile photo
image
Stores the profile photo.
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Note: The data type has a privacy rule applied. See the πŸ’¬ in the database under the privacy section for details.

Option Sets

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Tip: Option sets define a static list of choices for use in dropdowns, pop-ups, etc. Options inside the sets have at least a text display, but they can have additional attributes defined in the Data tab. To learn more, see Bubble Manual.
Below you can find the list of option set attributes and options.

Assets (OS)

This field holds all the options available for the product listing categories.
Attribute
Type
Notes
Image
image
Stores the app asset image.
Text
text
Stores the app asset text.
The options for this set are:
Option
Types
App name
Stores the app name.
Privacy Policy
Stores the privacy policy text.
Terms of Use
Stores the terms of use text.
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Tip: To find the pages where the option sets are used, use theΒ App Search ToolΒ within the editor.
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Embedded Notes in Bubble Editor

This template comes with explicit Notes for Database fields, Option sets and their fields, and Privacy rules, which will guide you through the modification process.
In order to preview a Note of any data type or field, click on the πŸ’¬ icon.
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