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    A React component which provides multi select functionality with various features like selection limit, CSS customization, checkbox, search option, disable preselected values, flat array, keyboard navigation for accessibility and grouping features. Also it has feature to behave like normal dropdown(means single select dropdown).


    Getting Started

    1. Installation

    npm install multiselect-react-dropdown

    2. Demo


    3. Basic Usage

    import { Multiselect } from 'multiselect-react-dropdown';
    this.state = {
        options: [{name: 'Srigar', id: 1},{name: 'Sam', id: 2}]
    options={this.state.options} // Options to display in the dropdown
    selectedValues={this.state.selectedValue} // Preselected value to persist in dropdown
    onSelect={this.onSelect} // Function will trigger on select event
    onRemove={this.onRemove} // Function will trigger on remove event
    displayValue="name" // Property name to display in the dropdown options
    onSelect(selectedList, selectedItem) {
    onRemove(selectedList, removedItem) {

    4. Props

    Prop Type Default Description
    options array [] Dropdown options
    onSelect function func Callback function will invoked on select event. Params are selectedList & selectedItem
    onRemove function func Callback function will invoked on remove event. Params are selectedList & removedItem
    singleSelect boolean false Make it true to behave like a normal dropdown(single select dropdown)
    selectedValues array [] Preselected value to persist in dropdown
    showCheckbox bool false To display checkbox option in the dropdown
    selectionLimit number -1 You can limit the number of items that can be selected in a dropdown
    placeholder string Select Placeholder text
    disablePreSelectedValues bool false Prevent to deselect the preselected values
    isObject bool true Make it false to display flat array of string or number Ex. ['Test1',1]
    displayValue string value Property name in the object to display in the dropdown. Refer Basic Usage section
    emptyRecordMsg string No options available Message to display when no records found
    groupBy string '' Group the popup list items with the corresponding category by the property name in the object
    closeIcon string circle Option to select close icon instead of default. Refer Close Icon section
    style object {} CSS Customization for multiselect. Refer below object for css customization.
    caseSensitiveSearch bool false Enables case sensitivity on the search field.
    closeOnSelect bool true Dropdown get closed on select/remove item from options.
    id string '' Id for the multiselect container and input field(In input field it will append '{id}_input').
    avoidHighlightFirstOption bool false Based on flag first option will get highlight whenever optionlist open.
    hidePlaceholder bool false For true, placeholder will be hidden if there is any selected values in multiselect
    disable bool false For true, dropdown will be disabled
    onSearch function func Callback function invoked on search in multiselect, helpful to make api call to load data from api based on search.
    loading bool false If options is fetching from api, in the meantime, we can show loading... message in the list.
    loadingMessage any '' Custom loading message, it can be string or component.
    showArrow bool false For multiselect dropdown by default arrow wont show at the end, If required based on flag we can display
    keepSearchTerm bool false Whether or not to keep the search value after selecting or removing an item

    5. Ref as a prop

    By using React.createRef() or useRef(), able to access below methods to get or reset selected values

    Method Name Description
    resetSelectedValues Programatically reset selected values and returns promise
    getSelectedItems Get all selected items
    getSelectedItemsCount Get selected items count
    constructor() {
      this.multiselectRef = React.createRef();
    resetValues() {
      // By calling the belowe method will reset the selected values programatically
    options={this.state.options} // Options to display in the dropdown

    6. CSS Customization

      multiselectContainer: { // To change css for multiselect (Width,height,etc..)
      searchBox: { // To change search box element look
    	border: none;
    	font-size: 10px;
    	min-height: 50px;
      inputField: { // To change input field position or margin
          margin: 5px;
      chips: { // To change css chips(Selected options)
    	background: red;
      optionContainer: { // To change css for option container 
    	border: 2px solid;
      option: { // To change css for dropdown options
    	color: blue;
      groupHeading: { // To chanage group heading style

    7. Close Icons

    Name Image
    circle Close Icon
    circle2 Close Icon
    cancel Close Icon
    close Close Icon

    8. Licence



    npm i multiselect-react-dropdown

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