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Sidebar

Sidebar is an expandable or collapsible component that typically act as a side container to place the primary or secondary content alongside of the main content.

<aside id="sidebar">
</aside>
<script>
  let sidebarObject: Sidebar = new Sidebar();
  sidebarObject.appendTo("#sidebar");
</script>

Properties

animate

boolean

Enable or disable the animation transitions on expanding or collapsing the Sidebar.

Defaults to true

closeOnDocumentClick

boolean

Specifies whether the Sidebar need to be closed or not when document area is clicked.

Defaults to false

dockSize

string | number

Specifies the size of the Sidebar in dock state.

For more details about dockSize refer to Dock documentation.

Defaults to ‘auto’

enableDock

boolean

Specifies the docking state of the component.

For more details about enableDock refer to Dock documentation.

Defaults to false

enableGestures

boolean

Enables the expand or collapse while swiping in touch devices.

Defaults to true

enablePersistence

boolean

Enable or disable persisting component’s state between page reloads. If enabled, following list of states will be persisted.

  1. Position
  2. Type

Defaults to false

enableRtl

boolean

Specifies the Sidebar in RTL mode that displays the content in the right-to-left direction.

Defaults to false

isOpen

boolean

Gets or sets the Sidebar component is open or close.

Defaults to false

mediaQuery

MediaQueryList

Specifies the media query whether the sidebar need to be opened when the resolution meets

  let defaultSidebar: Sidebar = new Sidebar({
      mediaQuery: window.matchMedia('(min-width: 600px)')
  });

For more details about mediaQuery refer to Auto Close documentation.

Defaults to null

position

string

Specifies the position of the Sidebar (Left/Right) corresponding to the main content.

For more details about SidebarPosition refer to position documentation.

Defaults to ‘Left’

showBackdrop

boolean

Specifies the whether to apply overlay options to main content when the Sidebar is in an open state.

For more details about showBackdrop refer to Backdrop documentation.

Defaults to false

target

HTMLElement | string

Allows to place the sidebar inside the target element.

For more details about target refer to Custom Context documentation.

Defaults to null

type

string

Specifies the expanding types of the Sidebar.

  • Over - The sidebar floats over the main content area.
  • Push - The sidebar pushes the main content area to appear side-by-side, and shrinks the main content within the screen width.
  • Slide - The sidebar translates the x and y positions of main content area based on the sidebar width. The main content area will not be adjusted within the screen width.
  • Auto - Sidebar with Over type in mobile resolution and Push type in other higher resolutions.

    For more details about SidebarType refer to SidebarType documentation.

Defaults to ‘Auto’

width

string | number

Specifies the width of the Sidebar. By default, the width of the Sidebar sets based on the size of its content. Width can also be set in pixel values.

Defaults to ‘auto’

zIndex

string | number

Specifies the z-index of the Sidebar. It is applicable only when sidebar act as overlay type.

Defaults to 1000

Methods

addEventListener

Adds the handler to the given event listener.

Returns void

appendTo

Appends the control within the given HTML element

Parameter Type Description
selector (optional) string | HTMLElement Target element where control needs to be appended

Returns void

dataBind

When invoked, applies the pending property changes immediately to the component.

Returns void

destroy

Removes the control from the DOM and detaches all its related event handlers. Also it removes the attributes and classes.

Returns void

hide

Hide the Sidebar component, if it is in an open state.

Returns void

refresh

Applies all the pending property changes and render the component again.

Returns void

removeEventListener

Removes the handler from the given event listener.

Returns void

show

Shows the Sidebar component, if it is in closed state.

Returns void

toggle

Shows or hides the Sidebar based on the current state.

Returns void

Inject

Dynamically injects the required modules to the component.

Returns void

Events

change

EmitType<ChangeEventArgs>

Triggers when the state(expand/collapse) of the component is changed.

close

EmitType<EventArgs>

Triggers when component is closed.

created

EmitType<Object>

Triggers when component is created.

destroyed

EmitType<Object>

Triggers when component gets destroyed.

open

EmitType<EventArgs>

Triggers when component is opened.