function hook_field_instance_settings_form


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cis7 field_ui.api.php hook_field_instance_settings_form($field, $instance)
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mooc7 field_ui.api.php hook_field_instance_settings_form($field, $instance)

Add settings to an instance field settings form.

Invoked from field_ui_field_edit_form() to allow the module defining the field to add settings for a field instance.


$field: The field structure being configured.

$instance: The instance structure being configured.

Return value

The form definition for the field instance settings.

Related topics

11 functions implement hook_field_instance_settings_form()

Note: this list is generated by pattern matching, so it may include some functions that are not actually implementations of this hook.

date_field_instance_settings_form in sites/all/modules/ulmus/date/
Implements hook_field_instance_settings_form().
entityreference_field_instance_settings_form in sites/all/modules/ulmus/entityreference/entityreference.module
Implements hook_field_instance_settings_form().
field_collection_field_instance_settings_form in sites/all/modules/ulmus/field_collection/field_collection.module
Implements hook_field_instance_settings_form().
field_hidden_field_instance_settings_form in sites/all/modules/ulmus/field_hidden/field_hidden.module
For editing a particular instance of the field (e.g. 'some_hidden' in current content type).
field_test_field_instance_settings_form in modules/field/tests/
Implements hook_field_instance_settings_form().

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1 invocation of hook_field_instance_settings_form()
field_ui_field_edit_form in modules/field_ui/
Form constructor for the field instance settings form.


modules/field_ui/field_ui.api.php, line 65
Hooks provided by the Field UI module.


function hook_field_instance_settings_form($field, $instance) {
  $settings = $instance['settings'];

  $form['text_processing'] = array(
    '#type' => 'radios',
    '#title' => t('Text processing'),
    '#default_value' => $settings['text_processing'],
    '#options' => array(
      t('Plain text'),
      t('Filtered text (user selects text format)'),
  if ($field['type'] == 'text_with_summary') {
    $form['display_summary'] = array(
      '#type' => 'select',
      '#title' => t('Display summary'),
      '#options' => array(
      '#description' => t('Display the summary to allow the user to input a summary value. Hide the summary to automatically fill it with a trimmed portion from the main post.'),
      '#default_value' => !empty($settings['display_summary']) ? $settings['display_summary'] : 0,

  return $form;