Progress Bar Component

Progress Bar

SAIL Function: a!progressBarField()

Displays a completion percentage, such as receiving all the necessary approval tasks, completing a certain number of on-boarding processes, or completing a single process.


Name Keyword Type Description
Label label Text Optional text to display as the field label.
Label Position labelPosition Text Optional text to determine where the label appears. Valid values include
  • "ABOVE" (default) Displays the label above the component.
  • "ADJACENT" Displays the label to the left of the component.
  • "COLLAPSED" Hides the label. The label will still be read by screen readers; see accessibility considerations for more information.
Instructions instructions Text Optional text displayed beneath the component.
Help Tooltip helpTooltip Text Displays a help icon with the specified text as a tooltip. The tooltip displays a maximum of 500 characters. The help icon does not show when the label position is "COLLAPSED".
Percentage percentage Integer Number between 0 and 100 to define how far the blue bar extends to show how much is completed.
Visibility showWhen Boolean Determines whether the component is displayed on the interface. When set to false, the component is hidden and is not evaluated. Default: true.


  • The Percentage argument cannot be null. It displays as a percentage amount in the middle of the progress bar.
  • If an expression for the Percentage argument results in a decimal number, the system automatically casts the value to an integer.


Copy and paste an example to the expression view of the interface designer to see it displayed.

Progress Bar with a Decimal Percentage

  label: "Evaluations Completed",
  percentage: (20 / 25) * 100

Displays the following:

Progress Bar with Percentage Details in the Instructions

  local!readEmails: 143,
  local!totalEmails: 150,
    label: "Emails Read",
    instructions: local!readEmails & " of " & local!totalEmails & " read",
    percentage: (local!readEmails / totalEmails) * 100

Displays the following: