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This allows to set or override the
default values of
TCA fields that is available
for various TCA types, for instance for type=input.
The full path of a setting include the table and the field name:
This key is also available on User TSconfig level, the order of default values when creating new records in the backend is this:
Value from $GLOBALS['TCA']
Value from User TSconfig
Value from Page TSconfig (these settings)
Value from "defVals" GET variables
Value from previous record based on 'useColumnsForDefaultValues'
# Show newly created pages by default TCAdefaults.pages.hidden = 0