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ElementActionInterface

Type
Interface
Namespace
craft\base
Extends
craft\base\ConfigurableComponentInterface
Implemented by
craft\base\ElementAction, craft\elements\actions\CopyReferenceTag, craft\elements\actions\CopyUrl, craft\elements\actions\Delete, craft\elements\actions\DeleteAssets, craft\elements\actions\DeleteForSite, craft\elements\actions\DeleteUsers, craft\elements\actions\DownloadAssetFile, craft\elements\actions\Duplicate, craft\elements\actions\Edit, craft\elements\actions\EditImage, craft\elements\actions\MoveAssets, craft\elements\actions\NewChild, craft\elements\actions\NewSiblingAfter, craft\elements\actions\NewSiblingBefore, craft\elements\actions\PreviewAsset, craft\elements\actions\RenameFile, craft\elements\actions\ReplaceFile, craft\elements\actions\Restore, craft\elements\actions\SetStatus, craft\elements\actions\SuspendUsers, craft\elements\actions\UnsuspendUsers, craft\elements\actions\View
Since
3.0.0

ElementActionInterface defines the common interface to be implemented by element action classes.

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Public Methods

MethodDescription
displayName()Returns the display name of this class.
extraFields()Returns the list of additional fields that can be returned by toArray() in addition to those listed in fields().
fields()Returns the list of fields that should be returned by default by toArray() when no specific fields are specified.
getConfirmationMessage()Returns a confirmation message that should be displayed before the action is performed.
getMessage()Returns the message that should be displayed to the user after the action is performed.
getSettings()Returns an array of the component’s settings.
getSettingsHtml()Returns the component’s settings HTML.
getTriggerHtml()Returns the action’s trigger HTML.
getTriggerLabel()Returns the action’s trigger label.
instance()Returns static class instance, which can be used to obtain meta information.
isDestructive()Returns whether this action is destructive in nature.
isDownload()Returns whether this is a download action.
isSelectable()Returns whether the component should be selectable in component Type selects.
performAction()Performs the action on any elements that match the given criteria.
setElementType()Sets the element type on the action.
settingsAttributes()Returns the list of settings attribute names.
toArray()Converts the object into an array.

getConfirmationMessage()

Returns a confirmation message that should be displayed before the action is performed.

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Returns

string, null – The confirmation message, if any.

getMessage()

Returns the message that should be displayed to the user after the action is performed.

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Returns

string, null – The message that should be displayed to the user.

getTriggerHtml()

Returns the action’s trigger HTML.

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Returns

string, null – The action’s trigger HTML.

getTriggerLabel()

Returns the action’s trigger label.

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Returns

string – The action’s trigger label

isDestructive()

Returns whether this action is destructive in nature.

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Returns

boolean – Whether this action is destructive in nature.

isDownload()

Since
3.5.0

Returns whether this is a download action.

Download actions’ performAction() method should call one of these methods before returning true:

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Returns

boolean – Whether this is a download action

performAction()

Performs the action on any elements that match the given criteria.

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Arguments

Returns

boolean – Whether the action was performed successfully.

setElementType()

Sets the element type on the action.

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Arguments