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returns an object with the available configuration attributes of the control

getProperties(): ICheckboxProps;


An object with the available attributes of the control and their values.


const form = new dhx.Form("form_container", {
rows: [
type: "checkbox",
label: "I agree",
name: "agree",
id: "agree",
value: "checkboxvalue"


// -> the returned object:
errorMessage: "",
height: "content",
helpMessage: "",
hiddenLabel: false,
label: "",
labelPosition: "top",
labelWidth: "",
padding: 0,
preMessage: "",
required: false,
successMessage: "",
text: "I agree",
width: "content"

The returned object of the Checkbox control can contain the following configuration attributes:

width(string|number|"content") the width of a control
height(string|number|"content") the height of a control
padding(string|number) sets padding between a cell and a border of a Checkbox control
required(boolean) defines whether a control is required
text(string) optional, the text value of a control. It's placed to the right of the control.
label(string) specifies a label for a control
hiddenLabel(boolean) invisible label that will be used to identify the input on the server side
labelPosition(string) defines the position of a label: "left"|"top"
labelWidth(string|number) sets the width of the label of a control
helpMessage(string) adds a help message to a control
preMessage(string) a message that contains instructions for interacting with the control
successMessage(string) a message that appears in case of successful validation of the control value
errorMessage(string) a message that appears in case of error during validation of the control value

Change log:

added in v7.0