Step 1: Log into the dashboard and select "tables" from the drop down menu located to the right of your user name.
Step 2: A page will load with a list of all the tables available to you. Select the table name that contains the field for which you would like to modify the type/format.
Step 3: A list of all the fields in the table will populate. Choose the field for which you would like to modify the type/format.
Step 4: A panel will appear with the following options:
|1. Confirms the Field name to edit
2. Contains a drop down of available formats
3. Additional option to specify a specific format (usually used for date type format)
Step 5: Select the format type from the drop down menu (in this case we will use date)
Step 6 (optional): Specify the format for the selected type:
Click save and you are done!