Code names of automatically used alternative forms

If you create an alternative form and give it one of the reserved code names listed below, the system automatically uses the alternative form when performing the corresponding action.

For example, if you create an alternative form for a page type and give it the insert code name, the form is used when pages of the type are created in the Pages application.

The following table shows the reserved code names and the actions for which the particular forms are used:

Alternative form code name

Usage

Supported by

filter

Filter displayed above a list of items.

See Displaying filters using alternative forms for more information.

Examples:

Forms, Custom tables, Page types

insert

Form used when creating a new item.

Examples:

Forms, Custom tables, Page types, system classes

newculture

Form used when creating a new culture version of a page.

Page types

update

Form used when editing an existing item.

Forms, Custom tables, Page types, system classes


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