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combobox

Please make sure you have read the Tag Syntax document and understand how tag attribute syntax works.

Description

The combo box is basically an HTML INPUT of type text and HTML SELECT grouped together to give you a combo box functionality. You can place text in the INPUT control by using the SELECT control or type it in directly in the text field.

In this example, the SELECT will be populated from id=year attribute. Counter is itself an Iterator. It will span from first to last. The population is done via javascript, and requires that this tag be surrounded by a

.

Note that unlike the tag, there is no ability to define the individual

Dynamic Attributes Allowed:

false
 

Name

Required

Default

Evaluated

Type

Description

accesskey false false String Set the html accesskey attribute on rendered html element
class false false String The css class to use for element - it's an alias of cssClass attribute.
cssClass false false String The css class to use for element
cssErrorClass false false String The css error class to use for element
cssErrorStyle false false String The css error style definitions for element to use
cssStyle false false String The css style definitions for element to use
disabled false false String Set the html disabled attribute on rendered html element
emptyOption false false String Decide if an empty option is to be inserted. Default false.
errorPosition false false String Define error position of form element (top|bottom)
headerKey false false String Set the header key for the header option.
headerValue false false String Set the header value for the header option.
id false false String HTML id attribute
javascriptTooltip false false false Boolean Use JavaScript to generate tooltips
key false false String Set the key (name, value, label) for this particular component
label false false String Label expression used for rendering an element specific label
labelSeparator false : false String String that will be appended to the label
labelposition false false String Define label position of form element (top/left)
list true false String Iterable source to populate from. If this is missing, the select widget is simply not displayed.
listKey false false String Set the key used to retrieve the option key.
listValue false false String Set the value used to retrieve the option value.
maxLength false false Integer Deprecated. Use maxlength instead.
maxlength false false Integer HTML maxlength attribute
name false false String The name to set for element
onblur false false String Set the html onblur attribute on rendered html element
onchange false false String Set the html onchange attribute on rendered html element
onclick false false String Set the html onclick attribute on rendered html element
ondblclick false false String Set the html ondblclick attribute on rendered html element
onfocus false false String Set the html onfocus attribute on rendered html element
onkeydown false false String Set the html onkeydown attribute on rendered html element
onkeypress false false String Set the html onkeypress attribute on rendered html element
onkeyup false false String Set the html onkeyup attribute on rendered html element
onmousedown false false String Set the html onmousedown attribute on rendered html element
onmousemove false false String Set the html onmousemove attribute on rendered html element
onmouseout false false String Set the html onmouseout attribute on rendered html element
onmouseover false false String Set the html onmouseover attribute on rendered html element
onmouseup false false String Set the html onmouseup attribute on rendered html element
onselect false false String Set the html onselect attribute on rendered html element
readonly false false false Boolean Whether the input is readonly
requiredLabel false false false Boolean If set to true, the rendered element will indicate that input is required
requiredPosition false false String Define required position of required form element (left|right)
size false false Integer HTML size attribute
style false false String The css style definitions for element to use - it's an alias of cssStyle attribute.
tabindex false false String Set the html tabindex attribute on rendered html element
template false false String The template (other than default) to use for rendering the element
templateDir false false String The template directory.
theme false false String The theme (other than default) to use for rendering the element
title false false String Set the html title attribute on rendered html element
tooltip false false String Set the tooltip of this particular component
tooltipConfig false false String Deprecated. Use individual tooltip configuration attributes instead.
tooltipCssClass false StrutsTTClassic false String CSS class applied to JavaScrip tooltips
tooltipDelay false Classic false String Delay in milliseconds, before showing JavaScript tooltips
tooltipIconPath false false String Icon path used for image that will have the tooltip
type false text false String Specifies the html5 type element to display. e.g. text, email, url
value false false String Preset the value of input element.

__Examples__ ```xml JSP: <-- Example One --> <-- Example Two --> <-- Example Two --> Velocity: #tag( ComboBox "label=Birth year" "size=6" "maxlength=4" "name=birthYear" "list=#year" ) ```