The Border field is a great way to set the border properties of any HTML object that supports the border property.


Name Type Default Description
type string ‘border’ Value identifying the field type.
id string Unique ID identifying the field. Must be different from all other field IDs.
title string Displays title of the option.
subtitle string Subtitle display of the option, situated beneath the title.
desc string Description of the option, appearing beneath the field control.
class string Appends any number of classes to the field’s class attribute.
compiler bool/array Flag to run the compiler hook or array of CSS selectors to pass dynamic CSS to the compiler hook. More info
output array Array of CSS selectors to dynamically generate CSS. More info
required array Provide the parent, comparison operator, and value which affects the field’s visibility. More info
default array Array of default values. See ‘Default Options’ below.
permissions string String specifying the capability required to view the section. More info.
select2 array Array of select2 arguments. For more information see the ‘Constructor’ section of the Select2 docs.
hint array Array containing the content and optional title arguments for the hint tooltip. More info
validate string ‘color’ String value color to validate the color selection.  It is the only accepted value for this field.
all bool true Flag to enable all borders using one value.
left bool true Flag to enable the left field border input.
right bool true Flag to enable the right field border input.
top bool true Flag to enable the top field border input.
bottom bool true Flag to enable the bottom field border input.
style bool true Flag to enable the style selector.
color bool true Flag to enable the color picker.

Default Options

Name Type Description
border-color string Hex string representing the default color.
border-style string Sets the default CSS border.  Accepts: solid dotted dashed or none.
border-top string Sets the default value of the top border.
border-right string Sets the default value of the right border.
border-bottom string Sets the default value of the bottom border.
border-left string Sets the default value of the left border.
border-width string Sets the default value of the border’s width.

Note:  It is only necessary to set the border-width default when the all argument is set to true.

Example Declaration

    $fields = array( 
        'id'       => 'header-border',
        'type'     => 'border',
        'title'    => __('Header Border Option', 'redux-framework-demo'),
        'subtitle' => __('Only color validation can be done on this field type', 'redux-framework-demo'),
        'output'   => array('.site-header'),
        'desc'     => __('This is the description field, again good for additional info.', 'redux-framework-demo'),
        'default'  => array(
            'border-color'  => '#1e73be', 
            'border-style'  => 'solid', 
            'border-top'    => '3px', 
            'border-right'  => '3px', 
            'border-bottom' => '3px', 
            'border-left'   => '3px'

Example Usage

This example in based on the example usage provided above. Be sure to change $redux_demo to the value you specified in your opt_name argument.

global $redux_demo;

echo 'Border top: '    . $redux_demo['header-border']['border-top'];
echo 'Border bottom: ' . $redux_demo['header-border']['border-bottom'];
echo 'Border left: '   . $redux_demo['header-border']['border-left'];
echo 'Border right: '  . $redux_demo['header-border']['border-right'];
echo 'Border style: '  . $redux_demo['header-border']['border-style'];
echo 'Border color: '  . $redux_demo['header-border']['border-color'];