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class FieldFormatter

Defines a FieldFormatter annotation object.

Formatters handle the display of field values. They are typically instantiated and invoked by an EntityDisplay object.

Additional annotation keys for formatters can be defined in hook_field_formatter_info_alter().


See also



Related topics

Annotations for class discovery and metadata description.
Field Formatter API
Define Field API formatter types.


core/lib/Drupal/Core/Field/Annotation/FieldFormatter.php, line 23




Name Modifiers Type Description
FieldFormatter::$class public property The name of the field formatter class.
FieldFormatter::$description public property A short description of the formatter type.
FieldFormatter::$field_types public property An array of field types the formatter supports.
FieldFormatter::$id public property The plugin ID.
FieldFormatter::$label public property The human-readable name of the formatter type.
FieldFormatter::$weight public property An integer to determine the weight of this formatter relative to other formatter in the Field UI when selecting a formatter for a given field instance.
Plugin::$definition protected property The plugin definition read from the class annotation.
Plugin::get public function Gets the value of an annotation. Overrides AnnotationInterface::get
Plugin::getClass public function Gets the class of the annotated class. Overrides AnnotationInterface::getClass
Plugin::getId public function Gets the unique ID for this annotated class. Overrides AnnotationInterface::getId
Plugin::getProvider public function Gets the name of the provider of the annotated class. Overrides AnnotationInterface::getProvider
Plugin::parse protected function Parses an annotation into its definition.
Plugin::setClass public function Sets the class of the annotated class. Overrides AnnotationInterface::setClass
Plugin::setProvider public function Sets the name of the provider of the annotated class. Overrides AnnotationInterface::setProvider
Plugin::__construct public function Constructs a Plugin object.

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