Understanding Render Options

Anne Ramey
Form Developers

What are Render Options

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Render attributes are attributes that are added to a field or element when it is rendered. Common render attributes are class or id, but there are any number of attributes that could be set for use with various javascript libraries.

How Render Options are Applied to an Element

To apply a render attribute, for example, class, you would provide the attribute and its desired value in the render attribute section of the field/element to add the attribute and save your item.

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Then you would see your render value on your field/element:

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What Render Options to use

This is greatly variable depending what libraries are loaded in your particular theme/bundle. Render options are all about display and leveraging available options. Thos available options depend on what is available to your forms when they render. (etc)