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Radio Group

The Radio group widget allows users to configure a group of radio buttons. It lets the user choose one option from a predefined set of options.

How to use Radio Group Widget

Properties

Properties allow you to edit the widget, connect it with other widgets and customize the user actions.

Widget Properties

These properties allow you to edit the Radio Group widget. All these properties are present in the property pane of the widget. The following table lists all the widget properties.

PropertyDescription
OptionsIt sets a list of options for a user to select. Values must be unique.
Default Selected ValueSets a default value that is selected as user input unless it is changed by the user.
InlineWhether the checkbox buttons are to be displayed inline horizontally.
RequiredWhen turned on, it makes a user input required and disables any form submission until input is made.
VisibleControls widget's visibility on the page. When turned off, the widget will not be visible when the app is published.
DisabledDisables input to this widget.
Animate LoadingAllows you to control a widget’s animation on the page load.
AlignmentSets alignment of the widget.

Binding Properties

These properties help you share values between widgets and also allow you to easily access the widget property within Queries or JS functions.

PropertyDescriptionCode Snippet
isRequiredThis property indicates whether the widget is required or not.{{widget_name.isRequired}}
isVisibleThis property indicates whether the widget is visible or not.{{widget_name.isVisible}}
selectedOptionValueThis property dispays value of selected option. For example- Y for Yes, N for No.{{widget_name.selectedOptionValue}}

Events

They are a set of actions that you can perform on the widget:

EventsDescription
onSelectionChangeSets the action to be run when the selection state is changed. See a list of supported actions.

Label

The property hosts a group of configurations that you can use to associate a display name and define a placement for the widget. These properties are usually useful when you want to design forms that follow a defined alignment for your form fields and give a professional look to your forms. Below are the properties that you can use:

LabelDescription
TextSets the label text of the widget.
PositionSets the label position of the widget.
AlignmentSets the label alignment of the widget.
WidthSets the label width of the widget as the number of columns.

Let's understand these properties in detail:

Text

It allows you to set the display name for the Radio Group. For example, if you want the user to select a Gender Type, you can enter the text as "Gender."

tip

You can leave the text empty if you don't want any display name for your Radio Group widget.

Position

It allows you to specify the placement of the label. You can select one of the available options:

  • Top - It allows you to align the text at the top of the Radio Group.
  • Left - It aligns the text to the left of the Radio Group. When you select Left alignment, you get additional settings that you can use to control the alignment and define the text's width.
    • Alignment - With the help of alignment, you can define the placement of the text in accordance with the position of the Radio Group. You can choose:
      • Left - It aligns the text to the widget's left boundary that is away from the Radio Group.
      • Right - It aligns the text closer to the Radio Group.
    • Width - With the help of width, you can define the number of columns in the grid that surrounds the widget. You can specify how close or far the text can be placed to the Radio Group.
  • Auto - It automatically adjusts the position of the text based on the Radio Group's height.
info

Columns are the dashed lines (-----) that surround a widget when you try to drag and drop it on the canvas.

How to set the label properties

Styles

Style properties allow you to change the look and feel of the widget.

StyleDescription
Label Text ColorAllows you to set text color for the label.
Label Text SizeAllows you to set the size of the label.
Label Font StyleAllows you to choose a font style, i.e., bold or italic.
Accent colorSets the accent color of the widget.