The fr:section component organizes grids under a header or title. Features:
collapsible section content
optional repetition of its content
configurable min/max number of iterations
can repeat over several heterogeneous rows
built-in icons and menus to add, remove, and move repeated rows
An open, collapsible section shows a "collapse" icon at the left of the heading.
The same section when closed just shows the heading.
Closed or collapsed section
Full repeat appearance
A menu is available to perform operations on or around a line. Not all operations are always available, depending on the position of the line or the freeze setting. When the entire grid is made readonly, the menu is not present.
When allowed, insert a new repetition above the current one.
When allowed, insert a new repetition below the current one.
When allowed, move the current repetition one level above.
When allowed, move the current repetition one level below.
[SINCE Orbeon Forms 2019.2]
Clear or reset all the values in the current repetition.
When allowed, remove the current repetition.
Repeated section menu
Minimal repeat appearance
[SINCE Orbeon Forms 2016.1]
These attributes are supported when the section is in non-repeated mode.
whether the section is initially open
section is initially open
section is initially closed
NOTE: When the Form Runner mode is readonly ("view" mode, "pdf" mode, etc.), open is forced to true.
whether the section animates when collapsing/expanding
section does not animate
collapsible [SINCE Orbeon Forms 2016.1]
whether the section can be collapsed and expanded by clicking on its title
allow section to be collapsed
don't allow section to be collapsed
NOTE: If the section is initially closed and collapsible is false, the user won't be able to open the section.
level [SINCE Orbeon Forms 2016.3]
level of the section, from 1 to 6
alongside base-level, this value translates into an HTML heading h1 to h6
base-level [SINCE Orbeon Forms 2016.3]
base level of the section, from 0 to 5
when set to a non-zero value, this value is added to the value of level to produce the actual section level
These attributes are supported in addition to the non-repeated mode attributes when the section is in repeated mode:
optional number of rows at the top which cannot be removed or moved
can be an AVT [SINCE Orbeon Forms 2016.3]
whether to disallow the user to add/remove iteration with the menu or the "-" button (depending on appearance)
show the iteration menu and buttons, unless the section binds to a readonly node or unless the Form Runner
mode is readonly ("view" mode, "pdf" mode, etc.)
don't show the iteration menu and buttons
appearance [SINCE Orbeon Forms 2016.1]
the default appearance, as with Orbeon Forms 4.10 and earlier
reordering of iterations
insertion of iterations at specific points
removing of specific iterations
does not show the "+" button at the top left
does not show the iteration menu and associated features
instead just provides "Add another" and "Remove" links at the bottom and a "-" button to the right
insert [SINCE Orbeon Forms 2016.2]
the "Add Another" or "+" button adds a new repetition after the iteration currently with keyboard focus
this is the default in full appearance
the "Add Another" or "+" button adds a new repetition after the last iteration
this is the default in minimal appearance
You move, insert, and remove iterations using the left menu: