View Helpers Form Object Functions string controller
Builds and returns a string containing a hidden field form control based on the supplied objectName and property. Note: Pass any additional arguments like class, rel, and id, and the generated tag will also include those values as HTML attributes.
|objectName||any||Yes||The variable name of the object to build the form control for.|
|property||string||Yes||The name of the property to use in the form control.|
|association||string||No||The name of the association that the property is located on. Used for building nested forms that work with nested properties. If you are building a form with deep nesting, simply pass in a list to the nested object, and CFWheels will figure it out.|
|position||string||No||The position used when referencing a hasMany relationship in the association argument. Used for building nested forms that work with nested properties. If you are building a form with deep nestings, simply pass in a list of positions, and CFWheels will figure it out.|
|encode||boolean||No||true||Use this argument to decide whether the output of the function should be encoded in order to prevent Cross Site Scripting (XSS) attacks. Set it to
<!--- Provide an `objectName` and `property` ---> #hiddenField(objectName="user", property="id")#