JSF Tutorial - JSF Convertor Tags

JSF has convertors to convert its UI component's data to object used in a managed bean and vice versa.

For example, we can convert a text into date object and can validate the format of input as well.

To use the converter tag, we have to use the following namespaces of URI in html node.


Converter Tags

Following are important Convertor Tags in JSF 2.0:

f:convertNumberConverts a String into a Number of desired format
f:convertDateTimeConverts a String into a Date of desired format
Custom ConvertorCreating a custom convertor