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PrimeFaces SelectCheckboxMenu

It is used to choose multiple items displayed in an overlay. We can create it by using <p:selectCheckboxMenu> component. It displays options in an overlay. It provides attribute that are tabled below.

SelectCheckboxMenu Attributes

Attribute Default value Return type Description
id null String It is an unique identifier of the component.
rendered true Boolean It is used to render the specify component.
binding null Object It binds an expression that maps to a server side UIComponent instance in a backing bean.
value null Object It is used to set value of the component.
converter null Converter/String It is used to define a converter for the component.
required false Boolean It is used to mark component as required.
requiredMessage null String It is used to set a message to be displayed when required field validation fails.
style null String It is used to set inline style of the component.
onShow null String It is a method that executes when overlay is displayed.
onHide null String It is a method that executes when overlay is hidden.
multiple false Boolean It is used to set selected itemds as multiple labels.

Ajax Behavior Events

SelectCeckboxMenu provides an Ajax event in addition to common dom events like change, selectCheckboxMenu.

Event Listener Parameter Executed
toggleSelect org.primefaces.event.ToggleSelectEvent When toggle all checkbox changes.


Here, in the following example, we are implementing <p:selectCheckboxMenu> component. This example contains the following files.

JSF File

// calendar.xhtml



This JSF application produces the following output.


Primefaces Selectceckboxmenu 1

We can see that it allows us to select multiple items from the menu.

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