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The tag represents the root of an HTML document.

The tag is the container for all other HTML elements (except for the <!DOCTYPE> tag).

Use Case

setHTML and set Template

setHTML and set Template are data setting capabilities of HTML using the Templating Language.


The setHTML capability allows you to set and display data.

This capability injects variable into a template.


HTML Code:

<b style="color: red;">
    Hi my name is {{name}} //{{}}➡️templating language

HTML Output:

Hi my name is {{name}}

setHTML Code:

this.setData({html: I don't need no template})

HTML Output:

I don't need no template

set Template

The set Template capability allow you to use it for dynamic HTML solutions like rendering or updating dynamic data.

It uses a Template and an input object to generate HTML.

It always reads from the default value.

This capability will override the entire HTML text.


HTML Code:

<b style="color: red;">
    Hi my name is {{name}} //{{}}➡️templating language

HTML Output:

Hi my name is {{name}}

set Template Code:

this.setData({html: {name: `Alice`}}) // in the HTML field setting an object here

HTML Output:

Hi my name is Alice

This capability uses Handlebars to create the template.

To know more about Handlebars click here.



Name Description Parameters
this.hide Hides the field (fields: String|String[]) Displays the field (fields: String|String[])


  1. The show() and hide() methods can also be used to control the visibility of an HTML component in response to user input.
  2. Fields refers to a component ID or a list of component IDs. You can fetch the ID from the Component Attribute panel in the Page Builder.
  3. Before using, make sure the component is hidden. This can be done using this.hide(fields) or by enabling the Hidden checkbox in the Component Attribute panel

Steps to use the methods for the Page Builder components

  1. Go to Form Attribute Action Panel Setting (Mounted | refresh | click 'Add action').
  2. Write the method/code as shown in the Example below.
  3. Click on Save.
  4. On the main screen click on Save again.
  5. Click on Preview to see the code in action.


  1. this.hide(fields)
    var fields= ['html_0h6cj3iv']
    var fields= ['html_0h6cj3iv']


Name Description Icon
ID The HTML component's unique identifier
Name [Optional] The display name of the HTML field
Width [Optional] Width of the field
Label Width Width of the label associated with an input field. It determines the horizontal space occupied by the label text
Label Wrap If the label is longer than the allowed width the text will continue on another line
Hide Label Hides the label on the form
Text Prompt A description to aid the user when completing the field
Attribute Action Enable Data Binding to connect the data to UI.
Enable Hidden action to hide the field

First time User?

If you are using the Page Builder components on the ConnexCS platform for the first time, we request you to use our guide on steps to use the Components.