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The Dropdown Column

Looking for a column where you can choose from a list of options? If you're looking for a way to show multiple options onto your boards, check out the dropdown column. 


How to add it?

To add it, click on the + icon located on the top right of your board and select "more columns". Once in the center, select the option "dropdown" as in the screenshot below:



How does it work?

Once your column is added, click inside the cell and add/edit your dropdown options. 


To select multiple options from the dropdown menu, you can simply just select multiple options from the list. The number of dropdown options is unlimited!hehe.png

Keyboard shortcuts

  • ENTER: To create a new label or select the first label, simply press ENTER
  • CTRL (PC) or CMD (Mac): You can choose multiple options without closing the dialog by holding on CTRL (for PC users) or Command (for Mac users)
  • ESC: For closing the dialog


How can I delete a label?

To delete a label click on "add/edit label" and hover over the X option:



Tip: You can use the dropdown column in our forms as well, check out more about forms here


Turn a dropdown into tags

You can convert your dropdown column into tags. The tags created are based on the labels used in each cell of the dropdown. 🙌

To convert your dropdown column, click on change column type and then "tags" as below: 


Once done, you dropdown column will turn into a tags column. 




If you have any questions about this or anything else in this article, feel free to reach out to us at customer success at [email protected]