MatrixBlockModel

Whenever you’re dealing with a Matrix block in your template, you’re actually working with a MatrixBlockModel object.

Properties

MatrixBlockModel objects have the following properties:

dateCreated

A DateTime object of the date the block was created.

dateUpdated

A DateTime object of the date the block was last updated.

fieldId

The ID of the Matrix field the block belongs to.

id

The block’s ID.

locale

The locale the block was fetched in.

next

Alias of getNext().

owner

Alias of getOwner().

ownerId

The ID of the element that the block’s Matrix field belongs to.

prev

Alias of getPrev().

sortOrder

The position of the block within its Matrix field.

type

The block type’s handle.

Methods

MatrixBlockModel objects have the following methods:

getNext( params )

Returns the next block in the current list.

getOwner()

Returns the element that the block’s Matrix field belongs to.

getPrev( params )

Returns the previous block in the current list.