Element properties - "Binding" tab

Control type

Select the desired control type here. Information about the control types can be found here.

Displayed value

Here, you can define which value of the current element should be displayed.

Static

The element displays the defined default values.

Data Field

Data Field

Select the required data field. Data fields from parent data groups are shown in italics.

Select a data field from a parent data group

Opens a dialog where a data field from a parent data group can be selected.

Session / Request / Processing context

Variable

In each case, enter the name of the request, session variable or variable from the processing context, whose value should be displayed.

User

Value

A data field from the User Manager can be selected as the displayed value.

System data group

Application

Select the application that contains the system data group.

Data Field

Select the required data field.

Parameters

Parameters

The parameters that the page requires can be selected here.

Other

Value

Custom bindings can be entered here. A binding consists of at least one BindingEntry that is denoted as follows:

bindingtyp['bindingvalue']

Multiple BindingEntries can be linked together with periods, such as

bindingtyp['bindingvalue'].bindingtyp2['bindingvalue2']

From the second BindingEntry onwards, you can also use single value BindingEntries, such as

bindingtyp['bindingvalue'].primaryKey

Default

Default values are used if the binding does not return a value.

For new data records / For existing data records

With these settings, default values can be defined for new or existing data records, respectively.

Edit default value

Opens a dialog in each case where the default value can be defined.

Apply default value

Transfer the respective defined default value to the other setting.