How to edit the modal from for column type = modal

Hi guys,

I understand in a table, we can set the column type = modal, such that when we click on the data in that column a modal pops up (per documentation https://docs.retool.com/docs/working-with-modals#open-a-modal-from-a-table)

However, how can I edit (add new components, etc etc) to that popped up modal? Is there any way to do so by avoiding the “add a button to each row to pop up modal” workaround?

Hi @oliver.ng!

While using a modal in a table column is a little less flexible in terms of customization (altering the size, running queries, etc), you are still able to drag other components into the modal after clicking on the item in the cell: