TextEntry is a component for entering single line text. It has additional styling and functional features. Styling is controlled via the theme style sheet using predefined style classes. Additional attributes add functional features.
TagLib Documentation This section covers attributes involved in the typical use-cases for this component. For reference, the complete taglib documentation for this component is available here.
value is the input text.
label and labelPosition specify the label text and its position relative to the input field. Positions can be "left/right/top/bottom/inField/none". Default is "none".
required indicates whether the user is required to provide a non-empty submitted value for this component. Default = "false".
Depending on whether input is required, an optionalIndicator or requiredIndicator can be supplied. The position of the indicator is specified by indicatorPosition. Positions can be "left/right/top/bottom/labelLeft/labelRight/none". Default is "labelRight" if labelPosition is "inField", "right" otherwise.
Listener method that will be notified when a new value has been set for this input component.
Client Behavior Events
Fired when the text input field loses focus (default event).
The client side text entry object is exposed through the global variable named by the widgetVar attribute, but currently there is no API useful to the user.