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Yet another implementation for Tooltip/Popover using React Portal

Yet another implementation for Tooltip/Popover using React Portal

react-portal-hint

This library is in the alpha phase. Many things are subject to change.

The intuitive, efficient, configurable Tooltip/Popover which exploits React Portals. Parallel fading is enabled.

TODO

  • [x] Implement default style
  • [x] Implement port for user-defined style
  • [x] Support place options (top, button, left, right)
  • [x] Make portal root element configurable
  • [x] Follow target or hint content size or position (Use ResizeObserver)
  • [x] Support more events
  • [x] Support more place options (combinations)
  • [x] Implement transform observation (Use setInterval)
  • [x] Resolve margin problem
  • [x] Resolve CSS Flexbox & Grid problem
  • [x] Examples (Flexbox, CSS grid)
  • [x] Enable ts strict options
  • [ ] Do TODO in code
  • [ ] Accepts forwardRef
  • [ ] Accepts multiple children
  • [ ] content validation
  • [ ] Example with custom stylesheet
  • [ ] Accepts Refs as props (exotic)
  • [ ] Configure test summary for CI
  • [ ] Well-documented documents
  • [ ] Improve performance
  • [ ] Multi-browser support

How to use

Use this as tooltip with default style

import Hint from "react-portal-hint";
import "react-portal-hint/default.css";

<Hint content="Hello!">
  <button>Something happens...</button>
</Hint>;

Props

PropertyName Type Default
content JSX.Element ǀ string ǀ ((rect: ClientRect) => JSX.Element ǀ string) N/A
place (see below) "top"
type ActualPlace = "top" | "bottom" | "left" | "right";
type Place = ActualPlace | "column" | "row" | "start" | "end";
declare place: Place | ActualPlace[]; // TODO: explanation

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