Episerver Selection Factories

This section covers selection factories.  A selection factory, can be thought of as a drop-down that can be added to templates to allow content editors to select single/multiple selections from a list of predefined values.  Selection factories are a little bit more in-depth than out-of-the-box properties as you need to write custom code in order for them to work, which is I’ve dedicated a whole section to it.  If you want to learn more about Episerver properties, I suggest looking here, Episerver Properties.

How to Create a Selection Factory From a Page Type in Episerver

A new feature to Episerver is the Selection Factory.  In this blog post, we are going to give a quick and dirty example how you can create your own selection factory from a page type in Episerver. To use a selection factory, you will need to decorat[...]

How To Create a Dropdown List or Checkbox Control For Editors Populated By PageTypes or Enums

A very frequent requirement on projects is to give content editors the ability to pick from a list of 'things'.  This list is usually either a drop-down or check-box list.  In the majority of situations, the data required to populate a drop down list[...]

How To Pass Parameters Into An Episever SelectionFactory?

On most projects, there will be a requirement for users to select more options out of a dropdown list or a checkout. In EPiserver this is done via a selection factory, more information can be found here.     Like the good developers we are, when we'r[...]

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