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Tag name: <h:outputFormat>
UIComponent class: javax.faces.component.html.HtmlOutputFormat
Tag class: org.apache.myfaces.taglib.html.HtmlOutputFormatTag
Component type: javax.faces.HtmlOutputFormat
Component family: javax.faces.Output
Renderer type: javax.faces.Format
Renderer class: org.apache.myfaces.renderkit.html.HtmlFormatRenderer

Renders as text, applying the child f:param values to the value attribute as a MessageFormat string. If this element has an ID or CSS style properties, the text is wrapped in a span element.


Name Type Supports EL? Description
binding javax.faces.component.html.HtmlOutputFormat Only EL Identifies a backing bean property (of type UIComponent or appropriate subclass) to bind to this component instance. This value must be an EL expression.
converter javax.faces.convert.Converter Yes An expression that specifies the Converter for this component.

The value can either be a static value (ID) or an EL expression. When a static id is specified, an instance of the converter type registered with that id is used. When this is an EL expression, the result of evaluating the expression must be an object that implements the Converter interface.

dir String Yes HTML: The direction of text display, either 'ltr' (left-to-right) or 'rtl' (right-to-left).
escape boolean Yes Indicates whether rendered markup should be escaped. Default: true
id String Yes Get a string which uniquely identifies this UIComponent within the scope of the nearest ancestor NamingContainer component. The id is not necessarily unique across all components in the current view.
lang String Yes HTML: The base language of this document.
rendered boolean Yes A boolean value that indicates whether this component should be rendered. Default value: true.
style String Yes HTML: CSS styling instructions.
styleClass String Yes The CSS class for this element. Corresponds to the HTML 'class' attribute.
title String Yes HTML: An advisory title for this element. Often used by the user agent as a tooltip.
value Object Yes Gets The initial value of this component.