CheckBoxMenu allows you to create an array of checkboxes in a menu format. The actual checkboxes are hidden and the user only sees the selected menu options

An All button and a Submit button are also supported and can be added at any point in the menu.

The class can be styled with the cbmenu class (similarly to the simple menu class)

public PHPFUI\Base::DEBUG_SOURCE = 1
public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::__clone()
public __construct(string $name)
  • param string $name is the name of the fields that will be posted as an array
public PHPFUI\Base::__toString() : string
public PHPFUI\Base::add( $item) : static

Base add function. Adds to the end of the current objects

  • param mixed $item should be convertable to string
public addAll(string $name = 'All') : PHPFUI\MenuItem

Add a select All button. It is appended to the previously added checkboxes.

public PHPFUI\Base::addAsFirst(?mixed $item) : static

Base addAsFirst function. Adds to the front of the current

  • param mixed $item should be convertable to string
public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::addAttribute(string $attribute, string $value = '') : static

Add an attribute the the object

  • param string $value of the attribute, blank for just a plain attribute
public addCheckBox(string $name, bool $active, string $value, ?int $index = NULL) : PHPFUI\MenuItem

Add a new checkbox / MenuItem

  • param string $name to display to the user
  • param bool $active true if you want this checkbox set on initial display
  • param string $value to return when the checkbox is selected
  • param ?int $index optional index for the checkbox, defaults to [] (next), use -1 for no name
  • return PHPFUI\MenuItem for further modification if needed
public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::addClass(string $class) : static

Add a class to an object

  • param string $class name(s) to add
public PHPFUI\Menu::addMenuItem(PHPFUI\MenuItem $item) : static
public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::addPHPClassName() : static

Adds the base PHP class name as a class to this object

public PHPFUI\Menu::addSubMenu(PHPFUI\MenuItem $item, PHPFUI\Menu $subMenu) : static
public addSubmit(PHPFUI\Form $form, string $name = 'Submit') : PHPFUI\MenuItem

Add a Submit button in the menu style. It is appended to the previously added checkboxes.

  • param string $name of the posted field
public PHPFUI\Menu::count() : int

Number of object in this object. Does not count sub objects.

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::deleteAttribute(string $attribute) : static

Deletes the passed attribute

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::deleteAttributes() : static

Deletes all attributes

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::deleteClass(string $classToDelete) : static

Delete a class from the object

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::disabled() : static

Disabled the element

public PHPFUI\Base::done(bool $done = true) : static

Form is done rendering

public PHPFUI\Menu::getActive() : bool
public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::getAttribute(string $attribute) : ?string

Get an attribute

  • return ?string does not exist if null
public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::getAttributes() : string

Returns the attribute strings. Attributes with values are returned as name/value pairs,
attributes without values are returned as just the attribute name.

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::getClass() : string

Returns the class attribute ready for insertion into an element.

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::getClasses() : array

Returns all classes for the object

  • return string[]
public static PHPFUI\Base::getDebug(int $flags = 0) : int

Gets the current debug setting

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::getElement() : string

Return the type of the element

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::getId() : string

Return the id of the object. Elements will not have an id unless this method is called. The id is returned as a string
starting with id followed by a unique number to the page. Id numbers are deterministic and start start with 1. Once assigned
an id, an element will always have the same id. It will get a new id if cloned.

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::getIdAttribute() : string

Return the id attribute of the object as a name/value pair. If no id has been requested, and empty string is returned.

public getMenuItemClass() : string

Return the class name for the menu items.

public PHPFUI\Menu::getMenuItems() : array
  • return array<string,\PHPFUI\MenuItem>
public PHPFUI\Menu::getName() : string
public PHPFUI\Base::getResponse() : string

Get the current response

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::getToolTip(string $label) : PHPFUI\ToolTip|string

Get the tool tip as a string

  • return ToolTip|string return type depends on if the tip was set as a string or ToolTip object.
public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::hasClass(string $class) : bool

Return true if the class is present on the object

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::hasId() : bool

Does this object have an id set already?

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::hasToolTip() : bool
  • return bool if there is a tool tip associated with this element
public PHPFUI\Base::isDone() : bool

Returns true if the page needs no more processing

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::newId() : static

Assign a new id to this element.

public PHPFUI\Base::prepend(?mixed $item) : static

Add an object in front of existing object

public PHPFUI\Menu::setActiveLink(string $link) : bool

Set the active MenuItem by link

  • return bool true if an active link was set
public PHPFUI\Menu::setActiveName(string $name) : bool

Set the active MenuItem by name

  • return bool true if an active name was set
public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::setAttribute(string $attribute, string $value = '') : static

Set the attribute overwriting the prior value

  • param string $value of the attribute, blank for just a plain attribute
public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::setConfirm( $text) : static

A simple way to set a confirm on click

  • param string $text confirm text
public static PHPFUI\Base::setDebug(int $level = 0) : void

Set the debug level, 1 or higher is on

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::setElement( $element) : static

You can set the element type if you need to morph it for some reason

  • param string $element
public PHPFUI\Menu::setIconAlignment(string $type) : static
  • param string $type must one of top, right, bottom, left
public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::setId( $id) : static

Set the base id of the object

  • param string $id to set. Will be returned as set. It is up to the caller to prevent duplicate ids.
public setJavaScriptCallback(string $functionName) : static

This javascript function will be called with the field name (including [index]), value and active flag when ever the menu is changed.

If the All MenuItem is clicked, then the callback is passed the all text for name and value.

This callback must be set before adding anything to the menu. Previously added items will not have the callback.

Parameters for the function are field name with index in [], value and boolean indicating active. No return value is supported.

public PHPFUI\Base::setRawResponse(string $response, bool $asJSON = true) : static

Sets the page response directly

public PHPFUI\Base::setResponse(string $response, string $color = 'lime') : static

Set a response in the standard format ('reponse' and 'color' array)

  • param string $response to return
  • param string $color used for the save button
public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::setToolTip(PHPFUI\ToolTip|string $tip) : static

Set the tool tip. Can either be a ToolTip or a string. If it is a string, it will be converted to a ToolTip

public PHPFUI\Menu::sort() : static

Sort the menu by name displayed to the user.

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::toggleAnimate(PHPFUI\HTML5Element $element, string $animation) : static

Will toggle the provided element on click with the provided animation.

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::toggleClass(PHPFUI\HTML5Element $element, string $class) : static

Will toggle the class on the provided element on click.

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::transferAttributes(PHPFUI\HTML5Element $from) : static

Moves attributes into this object from the passed object

public PHPFUI\HTML5Element::transferClasses(PHPFUI\HTML5Element $from) : static

Moves classes into this object from the passed object

public PHPFUI\Base::walk(string $method, ?mixed $argument = NULL) : static

Recursively walks all objects and calls the passed method on each object where it exists

  • param string $method to call on the object in the collection
  • param mixed $argument to pass to the method
protected array PHPFUI\Menu::$menuItems
    protected array PHPFUI\Menu::$menuLabels
    • var array<string,string>
    protected bool PHPFUI\Menu::$sorted
    protected PHPFUI\HTML5Element::getBody() : string
    protected PHPFUI\HTML5Element::getEnd() : string
    protected PHPFUI\Base::getItems() : array
    • return array
    protected getStart() : string
    protected PHPFUI\HTML5Element::upCastCopy(PHPFUI\HTML5Element $to, PHPFUI\HTML5Element $from) : object

    Clones the first object and fills it with properties from the second object

    private PHPFUI\MenuItem $allMenuItem
    private string $callbackName
    private string $className
    private string $name
    private PHPFUI\MenuItem $submitMenuItem
    public static PHPFUI\Base::getDebug(int $flags = 0) : int

    Gets the current debug setting

    public static PHPFUI\Base::setDebug(int $level = 0) : void

    Set the debug level, 1 or higher is on

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