FieldRenderer Control

FieldRenderer Control

FieldRenderer Control

  • A web control that displays a value from a single specified field
  • Supports inline editing of field in Page Editor Edit Mode
  • Can display most simple field types but does not support List Types or Link Types
  • Displays images, rich text, and general links with appropriate HTML encoding
  • Provides options for formatting date and datetime displays

Sitecore FieldRenderer Guidelines

  • Use Sitecore presentation controls, such as the FieldRenderer, to enable the Page Editor functionality
  • Use the appropriate image manipulation parameters to ensure that images are re-sized on the server and unnecessarily large files are not sent to the browser

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