Text

A control for adding some text.

Text

Related sample:  Form. All DhxForm Inputs

Adding Text

You can easily add a Text control during initialization of a form:

var form = new dhx.Form("form_container", {
    rows: [
        {
            type: "text",
            name: "text",
            label: "text",                      
            value: "I am a nice text"
        }
    ]
});

Attributes

You can provide the following attributes in the configuration object of a Text:

Working with Text

You can manipulate a Text control by using methods (or events) of the object returned by the getItem() method.

For example, you can get the value of the control:

var value = form.getItem("text").getValue();

List of the control methods:

clear clears a value of a Text control
disable disables a Text control on a page
enable enables a disabled Text control
getProperties returns an object with the available configuration attributes of the control
getValue returns the current value of a Text control
hide hides a Text control
isDisabled checks whether a Text control is disabled
isVisible checks whether a Text control is visible on the page
setProperties allows changing available configuration attributes of the control dynamically
setValue sets the value for a Text control
show shows a Text control on the page

List of the control events:

afterChangeProperties fires after configuration attributes of the control have been changed dynamically
afterHide fires after a control is hidden
afterShow fires after a control is shown
afterValidate fires after the control value is validated
beforeChangeProperties fires before configuration attributes of the control are changed dynamically
beforeHide fires before a control is hidden
beforeShow fires before a control is shown
beforeValidate fires before the control value is validated
change fires on changing the value of a control
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