Joomla XML Standard Field Type – Email

Standard field type Joomla XML — Email displays a plain text box that checks the format of the entered email.

The field in the form looks like this:

Joomla XML Standard Field Type - Email

The field code from the image looks like this:

<field name="email" type="email" label="Поле Email" description="Описание поля" validate="email" />
Code language: YAML (yaml)

This field supports attributes:

  • name — the system name of the field, which must be unique.
  • type — the type of the field, in this case «email».
  • label — the display name of the field.
  • description — the displayed field description. In Joomla 3, it is displayed as a tooltip when hovering over a field name.
  • size — determines the size of the margin on the user’s screen.
  • required — sets the attribute of a required field. Possible choices are true and false.
  • class — applied CSS field classes.
  • validate — sets the validation of the entered data to match the email.

For now, that’s all there is to it about the Joomla XML field type – Email. If we receive new information, it will be added to this article.

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