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Francesco Bortolussi

Using InputfieldPageAutocomplete Module in frontend

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Hello.

I need to create a page select type of field in a frontend Form

The form is created using API:

$formJob = $modules->get("InputfieldForm");               
$formJob->method = "post";
...

And each field is created and added to the main form Object using corresponding Inputfield(X) module

$field = $modules->get("InputfieldText");
$field->placeholder='NAME';
$field->attr('id+name','name');
$field->required = 1;
$field->maxlength = 150;
$formJob->append($field); 

The question is:

How can I use the PageAutocomplete module in my form?

I have tried adding a field as in the previous example:

$field = $this->modules->get("InputfieldPageAutocomplete");

And setting the corresponding variables.

Even included some JS files from Core: wire/modules/JqueryCore/jqueryCore.js ,wire/modules/JqueryUI/JqueryUI.js and the module JS file itself.

But nothing happens, no ajax call, no jquery UI initialization, nothing.

It is possible to use this inputfield outside the admin area/backend?

Any help is appreciated.

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