Autogeneration creates components inside an area automatically, without editor involvement. Anything you define inside the
content item will be autogenerated.
Autogenerated components behave different from normal components:
- Ordered as defined: In an empty area, components are autogenerated in the same order as they are defined in the area definition.
- New components are placed last: If an area already has autogenerated components, newly defined components will be placed last.
- Cannot delete permanently: When you delete autogenerated component, it is regenerated and placed last in the area.
Configure component autogeneration in an area definition, under the
autoGeneration item. Simple example:
Parent item for autogenerated content. Put everything you want to autogenerate inside this item.
Component ID in
required , default is
A generator creates nodes based on the definition. The default
creates a copy of the exact nodes and properties you define under the