Custom autocomplete multi select in MacroBrowser

Hi,

I'm currently working on a macro plugin for Confluence. As part of this, I need to write some custom autocomplete parameter fields for the MacroBrowser. I have managed to create a Select2 field with a custom AJAX call to dynamically fetch options. Selecting and saving the chosen parameters works just fine, but if the macro is edited on a later date, chosen options are not displayed in the select field. They are selected however, as they cannot be selected again and will remain set, if new options are added.

This is the code I have thus far (using labels as an example):

var jsOverrides = {
"fields" : {
"string" : function(params, options){

if (params && params.name != "labels") {
return AJS.MacroBrowser.ParameterFields["string"](params, options);
}

var paramDiv = $(Confluence.Templates.MacroBrowser.macroParameter());
var input = $("input", paramDiv);
var field = AJS.MacroBrowser.Field(paramDiv, input, options);

field.input.auiSelect2({
minimumInputLength: 1,
multiple: true,
ajax: {
url: AJS.params.baseUrl + "/labels/autocompletelabel.action",
dataType: 'json',
type: 'GET',
data: function(query) {
return {
query: query,
maxResults: 3
}
},
results: function(data, params) {

var results = [];
var matches = data.contentNameMatches;
for (var i = 0; i < matches[0].length; ++i) {
var match = matches[0][i];
results.push({
id: match.name,
text: match.name
});
}
return {
results: results
};
}
}
});

return field;
}
}
};

AJS.MacroBrowser.setMacroJsOverride("autocomplete-test", jsOverrides);

0 answers

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Monday in Confluence

Why start from scratch? Introducing four new templates for Confluence Cloud

Hi my Community friends!  For those who don't know me, I'm a product marketer on the Confluence Cloud team - nice to meet you! For those of you who do, you know that I've been all up in your Co...

398 views 4 6
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you