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Adobe ColdFusion 8 Web Application Construction Kit, Volume 1: Getting Started by Charlie Arehart, Raymond Camden, Ben Forta

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ColdFusion Extended Form Controls

You’ve seen examples of two of ColdFusion’s extended form controls. But what other control types are supported? Table 15.1 lists the form controls along with their CFML syntax and usage notes (and notes those that support Ajax use, which will be described later in this chapter).

Table 15.1. Extended Forms Controls
ControlSyntaxNotes
Auto Suggest<cfinput type="text" autosuggest="">Supports simple and Ajax use.
Button<cfinput type="button">Functions just like HTML <input type="button">.
Check Box<cfinput type="checkbox">Functions just like HTML <input type="checkbox">.
Data Grid<cfgrid>Supports simple and Ajax use.
Date Field<cfinput type="datefield">Not supported in HTML.
Hidden<cfinput type="hidden">Functions just ...

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