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Lift a React components state into the url

Lift a React components state into the url

with-url-state

Lifts the state out of a react component and into the url.

This package allows applications to retrieve the state from a react component and appends it to the url.

Installation

To install with npm use

npm install with-url-state --save

To install with yarn use

yarn add with-url-state

Usage

Using javascript

import { createBrowserHistory } from 'history';
import React from 'react';
import { withUrlState } from 'with-url-state';

const history = createBrowserHistory();

export const UrlForm = (props) => (
  <div className="UrlForm">
    <div className="current-state" style={{ backgroundColor: props.urlState.color}}>
      <div>{props.urlState.color}</div>
    </div>
    <div className="color-buttons">
      <button className="Red" onClick={() => props.setUrlState({ color: 'red' })}>
        Red
      </button>
      <button className="Green" onClick={() => props.setUrlState({ color: 'green' })}>
        Green
      </button>
      <button className="Blue" onClick={() => props.setUrlState({ color: 'blue' })}>
        Blue
      </button>
    </div>
  </div>
);

export default withUrlState(history, (props) => ({ color: 'blue' }))(UrlForm);

Using typescript

import { createBrowserHistory } from 'history';
import * as React from 'react';
import { withUrlState, UrlStateProps } from 'with-url-state';

const history = createBrowserHistory();

type OwnProps = {};
type LiftedState = { color: string };

export const UrlForm = (props: OwnProps & UrlStateProps<LiftedState>) => (
  <div className="UrlForm">
    <div className="current-state" style={{ backgroundColor: props.urlState.color}}>
      <div>{props.urlState.color}</div>
    </div>
    <div className="color-buttons">
      <button className="Red" onClick={() => props.setUrlState({ color: 'red' })}>
        Red
      </button>
      <button className="Green" onClick={() => props.setUrlState({ color: 'green' })}>
        Green
      </button>
      <button className="Blue" onClick={() => props.setUrlState({ color: 'blue' })}>
        Blue
      </button>
    </div>
  </div>
);

export default withUrlState<OwnProps, LiftedState>(history, (prop: OwnProps) => ({ color: 'blue' }))(UrlForm);

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