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Integer Field

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  1. Introduction
  2. Parameters for all Custom Fields
  3. Calendar Field
  4. Checkboxes Field
  5. Color Field
  6. Editor Field
  7. Integer Field
  8. List Field
  9. List of Images Field
  10. Media Field
  11. Radio Field
  12. Repeatable Field
  13. Sql Field
  14. Text Field
  15. Textarea Field
  16. Url Field
  17. User Field
  18. Usergroup Field
  19. How can you group custom fields
  20. What components are supporting custom fields
  21. Implementation into your component
  22. Use custom fields in your overrides


Provides a drop down list of integers between a minimum (first) and maximum (last) value.


Special options within this field are:

  • Multiple
    Allow multiple values to be selected.
  • First
    This value is the lowest on the list.
  • Last
    This value is the highest on the list.
  • Step
    Each option will be the previous option incremented by this integer, starting with the first value until the last value is reached.

Related Information

See Integer form field type


Creating the field

Let's say you create a field with the options shown in the next figure.

Integer field create-en.png

Using the field in the backend

In the backend while creating an article or a contact you see the field like in the following imageː


Using the field in the frontend

In the frontend, you can see the field as you see in the following image. The option Automatic display is responsible for the position of the field and your template is responsible for the design of the field.

Integer field frontend-en.png

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