Entity reference element

    Use the entity reference element to add a reference to some content to your layout.

    Locating the entity reference element

    To find the Entity reference element: 

    1. Navigate to a page or template with the Layout canvas
    2. Click the + button on the Layout canvas
    3. Within the Elements tab, look for the Entity reference element.


    The Entity reference element includes the following fields:

    Entity type

    • Entity type - Select the type of content that you want to reference.

    View mode

    • View mode - Select the view mode you would like the entity to use when displaying on the page, for example select teaser to display the referenced entity using the teaser view mode.


    • Entity - Start typing the title of the entity that you would like to be displayed on the page, a list of entities matching what you have typed in will appear below the text field. Click on the entity that you would like to be displayed.
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