Form.textarea ViewHelper <f:form.textarea>

Generates an <textarea>.

The value of the text area needs to be set via the value attribute, as with all other form ViewHelpers.

Examples

Example:

<f:form.textarea name="myTextArea" value="This is shown inside the textarea" />
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Output:

<textarea name="myTextArea">This is shown inside the textarea</textarea>
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Source code

Go to the source code of this ViewHelper: TextareaViewHelper.php (GitHub).

Arguments

The following arguments are available for <f:form.textarea>:

Name display Type Default
mixed
mixed
mixed
string
mixed
string
string
mixed
mixed
string
string
string 'f3-form-error'
string
boolean
string
string
string
string
string
string
string
integer
string
additionalAttributes
Type
mixed

Additional tag attributes. They will be added directly to the resulting HTML tag.

data
Type
mixed

Additional data-* attributes. They will each be added with a "data-" prefix.

aria
Type
mixed

Additional aria-* attributes. They will each be added with a "aria-" prefix.

name
Type
string

Name of input tag

value
Type
mixed

Value of input tag

property
Type
string

Name of Object Property. If used in conjunction with <f:form object="...">, the "name" property will be ignored, while "value" can be used to specify a default field value instead of the object property value.

autofocus
Type
string

Specifies that a text area should automatically get focus when the page loads

rows
Type
mixed

The number of rows of a text area

cols
Type
mixed

The number of columns of a text area

disabled
Type
string

Specifies that the input element should be disabled when the page loads

placeholder
Type
string

The placeholder of the textarea

errorClass
Type
string
Default
'f3-form-error'

CSS class to set if there are errors for this ViewHelper

readonly
Type
string

The readonly attribute of the textarea

required
Type
boolean

Specifies whether the textarea is required

class
Type
string

CSS class(es) for this element

dir
Type
string

Text direction for this HTML element. Allowed strings: "ltr" (left to right), "rtl" (right to left)

id
Type
string

Unique (in this file) identifier for this HTML element.

lang
Type
string

Language for this element. Use short names specified in RFC 1766

style
Type
string

Individual CSS styles for this element

title
Type
string

Tooltip text of element

accesskey
Type
string

Keyboard shortcut to access this element

tabindex
Type
integer

Specifies the tab order of this element

onclick
Type
string

JavaScript evaluated for the onclick event