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Version: 8.1

Vision - Password Field

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A password field is like a text field that doesn't display the text that is being edited. You may alter the echo character ( * ) if you'd like.


PropertyDescriptionProperty TypeScriptingCategory
Background ColorThe background color of the component.Color.backgroundAppearance
BorderThe border surrounding this component. Options are: No border, Etched (Lowered), Etched (Raised), Bevel (Lowered), Bevel (Raised), Bevel (Double), Field Border, and Line Border.
Note: The border is unaffected by rotation.

Changed in 8.1.21
As of 8.1.21, the "Button Border" and "Other Border" options are removed.
CursorThe mouse cursor to use when hovering over this component. Options are: Default, Crosshair, Text, Wait, Hand, Move, SW Resize, or SE
Echo CharacterThe character that is displayed instead of the real ones.String.echoCharacterAppearance
EnabledIf disabled, a component cannot be used.boolean.componentEnabledCommon
FontFont of text on this component.Font.fontAppearance
Foreground ColorThe foreground color of the component.Color.foregroundAppearance
Mouseover TextThe text that is displayed in the tooltip which pops up on mouseover of this component.String.toolTipTextCommon
NameThe name of this component.String.nameCommon
QualityThe data quality code for any Tag bindings on this component.QualityCode.qualityData
Reject Updates During Edit
New in 8.1.16
If true, this field will not accept updates from external sources (like DB bindings) while the user is editing the field. Default value is true.
StylesContains the component's styles.Dataset.stylesAppearance
TextText of this componentString.textData
Touchscreen ModeControls when this input component responds if touchscreen mode is
Touchscreen Keyboard Layout
New in 8.1.28
Sets the touchscreen keyboard layout to use for this component.
VisibleIf disabled, the component will be hidden.boolean.visibleCommon

Deprecated Properties

PropertyDescriptionProperty TypeScriptingCategory
Data QualityThe data quality code for any Tag bindings on this


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Event Handlers

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Password Field with Question Marks as the Echo Character

Property NameValue
Echo Character?