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Class Concrete5_Controller_Block_DateNav

Controller for a block that allows date navigation.

Extended by Controller
Extended by Concrete5_Library_BlockController
Extended by BlockController
Extended by Concrete5_Controller_Block_DateNav

Direct known subclasses


Package: Blocks\Date
Copyright: Copyright (c) 2003-2012 Concrete5. (
License: MIT License
Author: Andrew Embler
Located at core/controllers/blocks/date_nav.php

Methods summary

public string
# getBlockTypeDescription( )

Used for localization. If we want to localize the name/description we have to include this

public string
# getBlockTypeName( )

Returns the name of the block type

# getJavaScriptStrings( )

Returns a key/value array of strings that is used to translate items when used in javascript

# getPages( $query = null )
# edit( )
# view( )
# save( array $args )

Run when a block is added or edited. Automatically saves block data against the block's database table. If a block needs to do more than this (save to multiple tables, upload files, etc... it should override this.

Properties summary

protected string $btTable
# 'btDateNav'
protected string $btInterfaceWidth
# "500"
protected string $btInterfaceHeight
# "350"
protected array $btExportPageColumns
# array('cParentID')
protected array $btExportPageTypeColumns
# array('ctID')
protected boolean $btCacheBlockRecord
# true
protected string $btWrapperClass
# 'ccm-ui'