select

This is a HTML select & option selection list field. You can only select one item.

Special properties of field

Property

Default

Accepted values

Description

values

none

Array or Function

List of items. It can be an array with items, or a Function, what is resulted an array. The item will be a String or an object with an id and a name properties.

selectOptions

{}

Object

Settings to select component. See details below.

selectOptions

Property

Default

Accepted values

Description

noneSelectedText

<Nothing selected>

String

Change the text for the no selection option.

hideNoneSelectedText

false

Boolean

Hide the noneSelected item

value

id

String

Used to select any properties from object in values to use as actual value to save in model.

name

name

String

Used to select any properties from object in name to use as display in the list

Usage

Select field with array of strings:

{
type: "select",
label: "Type",
model: "type",
values: [
"Personal",
"Business"
]
}

If you select the first item, the value will be "Personal" in the model.

Select field with object items:

{
type: "select",
label: "Language",
model: "lang",
required: true,
values: function() {
return [
{ id: "en-GB", name: "English (GB)" },
{ id: "en-US", name: "English (US)" },
{ id: "de", name: "German" },
{ id: "it", name: "Italic" },
{ id: "fr", name: "French" }
]
},
default: "en-US",
validator: validators.required
}

If you select the second item, the value will be "en-US" in the model.

Creating an <optgroup> with Select field:

{
type: "select",
label: "Choose the fastest",
model: "the-fastest",
required: true,
values: [
{ name: "Marc Marquez", id: "93", group: "MotoGP" },
{ name: "Valentino Rossi", id: "46", group: "MotoGP" },
{ name: "Lewis Hamilton", id: "44", group: "Formula 1" },
{ name: "Sebastian Vettel", id: "5", group: "Formula 1" }
],
validator: validators.required
}