1

It is said to enable the core module "Quick Edit" to be able to easily edit nodes, but there still isn't an easy way to add inline editing in Views. All I want is for text fields to show as inputs which I can change, and then press edit at the bottom. Exactly what is currently achieved with "editablefields" for Drupal 7.

Is there a way to do this in Drupal 8?

Note: Basically my question is the same as this, but for Drupal 8.

3

Quick Edit of nodes in Views works. You can see this on the frontpage, which is a View.

However this works only for Views which show content.

If you have a View which shows content and want to choose the fields and customize the layout, you can create a custom viewmode, configure the fields there and put the layout in the twig files of the view mode.

Of course this does not provide all features of a View which shows fields and the module Editablefields. For this you would have to wait until this module is ported to D8.

  • 2
    I have my view as a table, but nowhere do I see a way to easily quick edit? – coderama Nov 15 '16 at 8:47
  • 2
    You can sum up my answer in two options: 1) Configure the View as content and put the table markup in twig files. 2) Wait for Editablefields – 4k4 Nov 15 '16 at 9:44

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.