Flat taxon selector
This tutorial demonstrates how to add a taxon selector in a widget's designer view. You can select taxa from a flat taxonomy like Tags or a custom classification. For more information on Sitefinity CMS tag, see For developers: Flat taxonomies. For more information on custom classifications in Sitefinity CMS, see Create custom classifications.
The image below shows a flat taxon selector for the News widget:
DesignerView.YourView.cshtml file, place one of the following tags anywhere in the HTML code:
Single item selection:
Multiple items selection:
The values of the attributes are scope properties that you define in the MVC widget controller.
|Single select only. Stores the ID of the selected item.
|Single select only. Stores the serialized information of the selected item.
|Multi select only. Stores the IDs of the selected items.
|Multi select only. Stores the serialized information of the selected items.
|Configures the provider to use when retrieving the items to display.
|Accepts a scope property holding the GUID of the taxonomy.