Making field visibility dependant on another field

Robby Stephenson robby at
Tue Jan 5 14:36:43 GMT 2021

On Wed, Dec 30, 2020 at 7:51 AM Robby Stephenson <robby at>

> On Sun, Dec 27, 2020 at 10:49 PM Nikki <cat_lover_4113 at>
> wrote:
>> I would like to use Tellico for my home inventory so have made a custom
>> collection. This custom collection will hold all fields for all categories
>> (books, dvds, movies, etc.).
>> I would like to know if it is possible to have category fields become
>> visible depending on selection of that category in the Entry Editor. If
>> not, is it possible to have fields not show in the Entry View if they are
>> empty?
> No to your first question. For the second, yes, the template could be
> changed to hide fields with no value, I think. I'll take a look.

By default, the "Fancy" template does hide categories with no values,
except for "General". Attached is an updated version that would also hide
that one. You can install it with the information at

Hopefully, that improves things for you.

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