config.item_edit.item.mode.default - Initialization - Author API

Author API Initialization


Specifies the default Item editor mode.

You would want to use this to change the default mode from editing Items to previewing Items.


var initializationOptions = {
    "config": {
        "item_edit": {
            "item": {
                "mode": {
                    "default": "preview"


Attribute path config.item_edit.item.mode.default

Default "edit"

Type string

Possible values

  • "edit" allows authors to edit Items by default
  • "preview" allows authors to preview and interact with Items by default

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