Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

What is 'f.hidden_field' for?

Posted on 2013-11-27
1
Medium Priority
?
375 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-04
Ruby newbie. Can anyone tell me the purpose of f.hidden_field?
hidden_field
0
Comment
Question by:Mark_Co
1 Comment
 
LVL 18

Accepted Solution

by:
Steven Harris earned 2000 total points
ID: 39682605
'f.hidden_field' is a hidden form field.  This is commonly used to pass a variable in a form without it actually displaying and is normally combined with ajax/javascript.
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I recently rediscovered rails when I needed a holiday project and decided to build a management dashboard for the company where I work.  With it being a project done in my free time, I could focus my time on learning the basics rather than trying to…
Article by: narshlob
If you've ever programmed in Ruby and have come across either a proc or a lambda, you might have been wondering what the difference is between the two and when you would use one over the other. This article will try to explain the difference between…
Are you ready to place your question in front of subject-matter experts for more timely responses? With the release of Priority Question, Premium Members, Team Accounts and Qualified Experts can now identify the emergent level of their issue, signal…
Screencast - Getting to Know the Pipeline
Suggested Courses
Course of the Month9 days, 18 hours left to enroll

926 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question