Component form field elements

    Use Field elements to add fields to your Component forms. For more information, see Create an editable component.

    Locating the form field elements

    To find the Form field elements:

    1. Navigate to DX8 > Components > Components
    2. Click + Add component or Edit an existing component
    3. Click the + button on the Component form builder canvas
    4. The sidebar browser will open. Click on the drop-down arrow
    5. Select the Fields option.

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    The Form field elements include:

    Group accordion and field group

    Use the Group accordion and Field group form elements to group fields within your Component form into logical sections for website editors For more information, see Group accordion form element and Field group form element.

    Link to page

    Use the Link to page form element to add an auto complete link field to your Component form. For more information, see Link to page form element.

    Help text

    Use the Help text form element to add help text to your Component form. For more information, see Help text form element.

    Select

    Use the Select form element to add drop-downs (Selects) to your Component form. For more information, see Select form element.

    Input

    Use the Input form field to add a text input field to your Component form. For more information, see Input form element.

    Image uploader

    Use the Image uploader form element to add a Image upload button to your Component form. For more information, see Image uploader form element.

    Color picker

    Use the Color picker form element to add a Color picker and color palette to your Component form. For more information, see Color picker form element.

    Icon picker

    Use the Icon picker form element to add an Icon picker to your Component form. For more information, see Icon picker form element.

    Plain text area

    Use the Plain text area form element to add a Plain text area field to your Component form. For more information, see Plain text area form element.

    Youtube URL

    Use the Youtube URL form element to add a Youtube URL with video preview field to your Component form. For more information, see Youtube URL form element.

    Toggle

    Use the Toggle form element to add a Toggle field to your Component form. For more information, see Toggle form element.

    WYSIWYG

    Use the WYSIWYG form element to add a WYSIWYG editor field to your Component form. For more information, see WYSIWYG form element.

    Google map marker

    Use the Google map marker form element to add a Google map marker location field and map preview to your Component form. For more information, see Google map marker form element.

    Entity reference

    Use the Entity reference form element to add the option to select an entity type and associated view mode to your Component form. For more information, see Entity reference form element.

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