cfslider

Puts a slider control, for selecting a numeric value from a
range, in a ColdFusion form. The slider moves over the slider
groove. As the user moves the slider, the current value
displays. Used within a cfform tag.
Not supported with Flash forms.

 <cfslider name="">

 cfslider(name="");

The cfslider tag is DEPRECATED as of ColdFusion 11

Attribute Reference for the cfslider tag

name

Required: Yes
Name for cfslider control.

label

Required: No
Label to display with control.
For example, "Volume" This displays: "Volume %value%"
To reference the value, use "%value%". If %% is omitted,
slider value displays directly after label.

range

Required: No
Default: 0,100
Numeric slider range values.
Separate values with a comma.

scale

Required: No
Unsigned integer. Defines slider scale, within range.
For example: if range = "0,1000" and scale = "100",
the display values are: 0, 100, 200, 300, ...
Signed and unsigned integers in ColdFusion are in the
range -2,147,483,648 to 2,147,483,647.

value

Required: No
Starting slider setting. Must be within the range values.

onvalidate

Required: No
Custom JavaScript function to validate user input; in this
case, a change to the default slider value. Specify only
the function name.

message

Required: No
Message text to appear if validation fails.

height

Required: No
Default: 40
Slider control height, in pixels.

width

Required: No
Slider control width, in pixels.

vspace

Required: No
Vertical spacing above and below slider, in pixels.

hspace

Required: No
Horizontal spacing to left and right of slider, in pixels.

align

Required: No
Alignment of slider:
* top
* left
* bottom
* baseline
* texttop
* absbottom
* middle
* absmiddle
* right Values:
  • top
  • left
  • bottom
  • baseline
  • texttop
  • absbottom
  • middle
  • absmiddle
  • right

lookandfeel

Required: No
Default: windows
- motif: renders slider in Motif style
- windows: renders slider in Windows style
- metal: renders slider in Java Swing style
If platform does not support style option, tag defaults to
platform default style.
Default: windows Values:
  • motif
  • windows
  • metal

vertical

Required: No
Default: NO
Yes: Renders slider in browser vertically. You must set
width and height attributes; ColdFusion does not
automatically swap width and height values.
No: Renders slider horizontally.

bgcolor

Required: No
Background color of control. For a hex value, use the form:
textColor = "##xxxxxx", where x = 0-9 or A-F; use two hash
signs or none. Values:
  • black
  • red
  • blue
  • magenta
  • cyan
  • orange
  • darkgray
  • pink
  • gray
  • white
  • lightgray
  • yellow

textcolor

Required: No
Text color for control. For a hex value, use the form:
textColor = "##xxxxxx", where x = 0-9 or A-F; use two hash
signs or none. Values:
  • black
  • red
  • blue
  • magenta
  • cyan
  • orange
  • darkgray
  • pink
  • gray
  • white
  • lightgray
  • yellow

font

Required: No
Default: arial
Font name for data in tree control. Values:
  • arial
  • times
  • courier
  • arialunicodeMS

fontsize

Required: No
Font size for text in tree control, in points.

italic

Required: No
Default: NO
Yes: displays tree control text in italics
No: it does not

bold

Required: No
Default: NO
Yes: displays tree control text in bold
No: it does not

notsupported

Required: No
Default: <b>Browser must support Java to <br>view ColdFusion Java Applets!</b>
Text to display if a page that contains a Java applet-based
cfform control is opened by a browser that does not
support Java or has Java support disabled.
Default:
"Browser must support Java to
view ColdFusion Java
Applets!
"

clickToChange

Required: No
Whether clicking the slider changes the value of the pointer:

max

Required: No
Maximum value for the slider.

onChange

Required: No
Custom JavaScript function to run when slider value changes.
Specify only the function name.

min

Required: No
Minimum value for the slider.

onDrag

Required: No
Custom JavaScript function to run when you drag the slider.
Specify only the function name.

onError

Required: No
Custom JavaScript function to run if validation fails.
Specify only the function name.

increment

Required: No
The unit increment value for a snapping slider.

tip

Required: No
Whether the data valu has to display as data tips

format

Required: No
Specifies if the format is:html/applet Values:
  • html
  • applet

Compatibility

ColdFusion:

DEPRECATED since version 11

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