MatrixBlockModel

Whenever you’re dealing with a Matrix block in your template, you’re actually working with a MatrixBlockModel object.

Properties #

MatrixBlockModel objects have the following properties:

dateCreated #

A DateTime object of the date the block was created.

dateUpdated #

A DateTime object of the date the block was last updated.

fieldId #

The ID of the Matrix field the block belongs to.

id #

The block’s ID.

locale #

The locale the block was fetched in.

next #

Alias of getNext().

owner #

Alias of getOwner().

ownerId #

The ID of the element that the block’s Matrix field belongs to.

prev #

Alias of getPrev().

sortOrder #

The position of the block within its Matrix field.

type #

The block type’s handle.

Methods #

MatrixBlockModel objects have the following methods:

getNext( params ) #

Returns the next block in the current list.

getOwner() #

Returns the element that the block’s Matrix field belongs to.

getPrev( params ) #

Returns the previous block in the current list.