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returns an object with the available configuration attributes of the control

getProperties(): ISelectProps;


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


var form = new dhx.Form("form_container", {    rows: [        {            type: "select",            name: "select",            label: "select",            labelWidth: "50px",            width:"200px",            options: [                {                    value: "1",                    content: "1",                    disabled: true                },                {                    value: "2",                    content: "2"                }            ]                }      ]});
// -> the returned object{    errorMessage: "",    height: "content",    helpMessage: "",    hiddenLabel: false,    icon: "",    label: "select",    labelPosition: "top",    labelWidth: "50px",    padding: 0,    preMessage: "",    successMessage: "",    validation: undefined,    width: "200px"}

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

validation(function) the validation function
icon(string) the name of an icon from the used icon font
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 Select control
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