editor_types

an object that contains definitions of inline editors

object editor_types;

Example

gantt.config.editor_types.custom_editor = {// custom editor logic}

Details

The config can be used for creation of custom editors (see the above example).

There are several predefined inline editors:

  • text editor - for editing text columns, e.g. task name
  • number editor - for editing number columns, e.g. task duration, order, etc.
  • date editor - for editing date columns, e.g. start and end dates of the task
  • select editor - for choosing an option from a list
  • predecessor editor - for setting task-predecessor for the currently edited task. This editor gets the WBS codes of tasks to set connection with the predecessor task.

Editors defined in this object can be attached to gantt columns:

var textEditor = {type: "text", map_to: "text"};
var dateEditor =  {type: "date", map_to: "start_date",
    min: new Date(2018, 0, 1), max: new Date(2019, 0, 1)};
 
gantt.config.columns = [
    {name: "text", label: "Task name", tree: true, width: "*", editor: textEditor},
    {name: "start_date", label: "Start time", align: "center", editor: dateEditor}
];
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