Overview

This article provides information about the 'Preferred name' field in the Total Apply form.  This field is not configurable in Total Apply.


Preferred name field

The preferred name field appears in the 'Your details' section of the form:


This field may contain any alphanumeric or special characters.


Population of information

If the candidate has an existing profile in the app/system Total Apply is linked to, if available, this field will pre-populated with their stored information.


Mandatory setting

When Total Apply is used, the preferred name field is:

  • Not mandatory for the candidate to answer when registering.
  • Not mandatory for the candidate to answer in order to submit an application.