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setProperties()

allows changing available configuration attributes of the control dynamically

setProperties(propertyConfig: IInputProps): void;

Parameters:

propertyConfig: object - an object with the available attributes of the control and their new values

Example

form.getItem("input").setProperties({    inputType: "text",    label: "New label",     placeholder: "Enter your name",    minLength: 4});

The method invokes the afterChangeProperties and beforeChangeProperties events.

It is possible to change values of the following configuration attributes of the Input control:

inputType(string) the type of an input: "text", "password", "number"
min(string|number) the minimal value allowed in the input.
The attribute works only with the input type: "number".
max(string|number) the maximal value allowed in the input.
The attribute works only with the input type: "number".
validation(object|function) the rule of input validation
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 the Input control
minlength(string|number) the minimum number of characters allowed in the input.
The attribute works with the following input types: "text", "password".
maxlength(string|number) the maximum number of characters allowed in the input.
The attribute works with the following input types: "text", "password".
css(string) adds style classes to a control
required(boolean) defines whether a control is required
readOnly(boolean) defines whether an input is readonly
icon(string) the name of an icon from the used icon font
placeholder(string) a tip for the input
autocomplete(boolean) enables/disables the autocomplete functionality of the input
label(string) specifies a label for a control
labelWidth(string|number) sets the width of the label of 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"
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