Standard Values

Standard Values

Definition

Standard Values are the defaults for an item template. These allow you to set things such as layout, workflow, security as defaults.

Usage

Much of Sitecore functionality is implemented through Standard Values including;

  • Tokens (such as $name which take the newly created item name and prepopulate some or all of a text field)
  • Presentation details
  • Workflow
  • Security
  • and more