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Sightly convert string to node


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is there a possiblitiy to convert the string to node in sightly.

if i have ${} which is the name of the node . But ${} is retiring as string. i need to access the properties of the node.

Any suggestions will be helffull

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You can get the property of the node in HTL using their path as shown below:


Also, I would recommend writing these logics in JS use API or Java classes.


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try ${item.propertyName}

If you want to get child node from the item node based on the name of the node, then you need to write JS use API or Java Model.