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PropertyFieldCodeEditor control

This control generates a code editor which can be used to add custom styling or content to your web part.


Code editor initial

PropertyFieldCodeEditor editing experience

Code editor editing experience

How to use this control in your solutions

  1. Check that you installed the @pnp/spfx-property-controls dependency. Check out The getting started page for more information about installing the dependency.
  2. Import the following modules to your component:
import { PropertyFieldCodeEditor, PropertyFieldCodeEditorLanguages } from '@pnp/spfx-property-controls/lib/PropertyFieldCodeEditor';
  1. Create a new property for your web part, for example:
export interface IPropertyControlsTestWebPartProps {
  htmlCode: string;
  1. Add the custom property control to the groupFields of the web part property pane configuration:
PropertyFieldCodeEditor('htmlCode', {
  label: 'Edit HTML Code',
  panelTitle: 'Edit HTML Code',
  onPropertyChange: this.onPropertyPaneFieldChanged,
  disabled: false,
  key: 'codeEditorFieldId',
  language: PropertyFieldCodeEditorLanguages.HTML,
  options: {
    wrap: true,
    fontSize: 20,
    // more options


The PropertyFieldCodeEditor control can be configured with the following properties:

Property Type Required Description
label string yes Property field label displayed on top.
disabled boolean no Specify if the control needs to be disabled.
panelTitle string yes Title of the code editor panel.
initialValue string no Defines the initial code.
language PropertyFieldCodeEditorLanguages no Sets the language on the code editor.
properties any yes Parent web part properties, this object is use to update the property value.
onPropertyChange function yes Defines a onPropertyChange function to raise when the date gets changed.
key string yes An unique key that indicates the identity of this control.
options AceOptions no Additional properties available to the Ace editor.
panelWidth string no Width of the panel that contains the Ace editor

Enum PropertyFieldCodeEditorLanguages

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