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Cannot Enter a Number starting with 0 into an Integer Type Custom Field.


  • An Integer type Custom Field was created. Any numbers that begin with 0 that are entered in to the field will not show the 0's once the number has been saved.
  • Can't enter Social Security Numbers that begin with 0


  • Clio Manage

Additional Information:

For more information on creating Custom Fields for Matters, click here

For more information on creating Custom Fields for Contacts, click here


Clio does not consider a number that begins with 0 to be a proper integer so it removes the 0.


  1. Create a Text One-Line Custom Field to use instead


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