Adds a hidden HTML
<input type="hidden"> field to a
. This is often used to synchronize data when the form is submitted with values
known when the page was rendered.
See also: Form
|value||Object||yes||The value to be stored in the the hidden field. The parameter is read when the HTML response is generated, and then written when the form is submitted. A DataSqueezer is used to convert the value between an arbitrary type and a String.|
|id||Object||no||undefined in HTML presentation.||ID parameter of HTML hidden object. The parameter is read when the HTML response is generated and if there is a specific value the component generate parameter id with passed value in its HTML presentation.|
A listener that is informed after the value parameter is updated. This allows the data set operated on by the rest of the Form components to be synchronized to the value stored in the hidden field.
A typical use is to encode the primary key of an entity as a Hidden; when the form is submitted, the Hidden's listener re-reads the corresponding entity from the database.
If true (the default) a DataSqueezer is used to transform the value Object into the HTML value string, and (on submit) to convert the string back into an Object.
Informal parameters: forbidden
Reserved parameters: name