Element properties - "Binding" tab

Control type

Select the desired control type here. Information about the control types can be found here.

Displayed value

Here, you can define which value of the current element should be displayed.


The element displays the defined default values.

Data Field

Data Field

Select the required data field. Data fields from parent data groups are shown in italics.

Select a data field from a parent data group

Opens a dialog where a data field from a parent data group can be selected.

Session / Request / Processing context


In each case, enter the name of the request, session variable or variable from the processing context, whose value should be displayed.



A data field from the "User" module can be selected as a display value here.

System data group


Select the application that contains the system data group.

Data Field

Select the required data field.



The parameters that the page requires can be selected here.



Custom bindings can be entered here. A binding consists of at least one BindingEntry that is denoted as follows:


Multiple BindingEntries can be linked together with periods, such as


From the second BindingEntry onwards, you can also use single value BindingEntries, such as


Use "appUserProfile" to save data for each user in lcprofile

To save values for the current user, the following value can be entered here under "Other"



The value can then be used as a default, just like here, for example.


Default values are used if the binding does not return a value.

For new data records / For existing data records

With these settings, default values can be defined for new or existing data records, respectively.

Edit default value

Opens a dialog in each case where the default value can be defined.

Apply default value

Transfer the respective defined default value to the other setting.