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How to show or hide form labels on a 123FormBuilder form

You can use this option to style your form and make it look more dynamic. In the form builder, this option appears when you select a field, in the Edit Field panel. You have four options to choose from in the dropdown list, as follows:

123FormBuilder Hide or show form labels

  • Shown – Always show label.
  • Hidden – Hide label text.
  • Inside the field – compact field.
  • Removed – Hide label text and space.

If you select the Shown option, the labels are displayed normally.


If you select Hidden, the label will be invisible on the form, but the space it takes up will be preserved.

hide form labels

The inside the field option will place the label text inside the input area. Once the user starts typing in the input box, the label text will disappear.

compact form labels

If you do not want to keep the space, simply select the fourth option available, Removed. Here is an example with all fields set with the current option:


Note: These settings are not global. You’ll need to change the settings of each field label in particular.


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