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Liferay User Interface Development by Frank Yu, Xinsheng Chen, Jonas X. Yuan

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Custom attributes in plugins

The portal provides a framework to add custom attributes or call custom fields to any Service-Builder generated entities at runtime, where indexed values, text boxes, and selection lists for input and dynamic UI are available. For example, you could add custom fields on any entity like a wiki page, Message Boards category, Message Boards message, Calendar event, page, organization, user, Web Content, Document Library document, Document Library folder, Bookmarks entry, Bookmarks folder, Image Gallery image, Image Gallery folder, Blogs entry, and so on. Note that the custom fields UI displays assets in alphabetical order, instead of a random order.

Adding custom attributes capabilities

You can also add custom fields to ...

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