Combo box

Content Type: Widget
Categories: User Interface

Overview

The Combo box widget displays a list of options that users can select from and supports

  • Associations
  • Enumeration and Boolean attributes
  • Multi-selection for reference sets
  • Type-ahead to filter options
  • Custom content rendering (e.g. to add images next to the caption)
  • Custom footer (e.g add button below the option list)

This widget is the successor of the Drop-down, Reference selector, Reference set selector, and Input reference set selector widget.

Documentation

Please see Combo box in the Mendix documentation for details.

Releases

Version: 1.2.0
Framework Version: 9.24.0
Release Notes: ### Fixed - We fixed no options text not shown on single selection. ### Changed - We made a minor change on the configuration labels. ### Added - We added database list feature support.
Version: 1.1.3
Framework Version: 9.24.0
Release Notes: ### Fixed - We fixed dropdown options directly closing when clicking on scrollbar if placed in popup dialog
Version: 1.1.2
Framework Version: 9.24.0
Release Notes: ### Fixed - We fixed selected options not showing for custom content type "yes"
Version: 1.1.1
Framework Version: 9.24.0
Release Notes: ### Changed - We changed **Select/Unselect button** caption into **Show Select all** for easier understanding
Version: 1.1.0
Framework Version: 9.24.0
Release Notes: ### Added - We added a new property named **Show footer**, enabling the Combobox widget to display a footer within its menu. When **Show footer** is set to **Yes**, developers can include custom footer content such as text, buttons, links, etc. - We added a new property named **Select/Unselect button**, enabling the Combobox widget to display a select/unselect all button on the top of the menu list. ### Fixed - Sorting of the search results now follow the sort order set for Selectable objects. - We removed the clear button on selected item labels in read-only state. - We fixed the positioning of the menu when it is flipped and collides with top of the viewport. - We fixed single selection combo box losing focus after selecting an item.