1 field.info.inc field_info_instance_settings($type)

Returns a field type's default instance settings.


$type: A field type name.

Return value

The field type's default instance settings, as provided by: hook_field_info(), or an empty array if type or settings are not defined.

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core/modules/field/field.info.inc, line 907
Field Info API, providing information about available fields and field types.


function field_info_instance_settings($type) {
  $info = field_info_field_types($type);
  return isset($info['instance_settings']) ? $info['instance_settings'] : array();