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Prevent duplicate toast display in JavaScript (ES5) Toast control

You can prevent identical same toast displaying in a screen by the event function and terminate the toast displaying process by setting the cancel event property in the beforeOpen event.

The following sample demonstrates preventing duplicate title toast element displaying with custom code blocks.


//Initialize Toast component
var toasts = [
    { title: 'Warning !', content: 'There was a problem with your network connection.', isOpen: false},
    { title: 'Success !', content: 'Your message has been sent successfully.', isOpen: false },
    { title: 'Error !', content: 'A problem has been occurred while submitting your data.', isOpen: false }
var toastFlag = 0;

var toast = new ej.notifications.Toast({
    position: {
        X: 'Center'
    beforeOpen: onBeforeOpen,
    close: onClose,
    created: onCreate
//Render initialized Toast component

document.getElementById('show_toast').onclick = function () {[toastFlag]);
  if (toastFlag === (toasts.length)) {
      toastFlag = 0;

function onClose(e) {
  for (var i= 0; i < toasts.length; i++) {
    if (toasts[i].title === e.options.title) {
        toasts[i].isOpen = false;

function onCreated(e) {[toastFlag]);

function onBeforeOpen(e) {
    if (preventDuplicate(e)) {
        e.cancel = true;

function preventDuplicate(e) {
    for (var i = 0; i < toasts.length; i++) {
      if (toasts[i].title === e.options.title && !toasts[i].isOpen) {
       toasts[i].isOpen = true;
        return false;
    return true;
<!DOCTYPE html><html lang="en"><head>
    <title>Essential JS 2 Toast</title>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">
    <meta name="description" content="Typescript Toolbar Controls">
    <meta name="author" content="Syncfusion">
    <link href="index.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//" rel="stylesheet">
<script src="" type="text/javascript"></script>

    <div id="container">
        <div class="row"> <button class="e-btn" id="show_toast"> Show Toast</button> </div>
        <div id="element"></div>
        <div id="result"></div>
        <div id="templateToast" style="display: none;color:red"> System affected by virus !!! </div>

var ele = document.getElementById('container');
if(ele) { = "visible";
<script src="index.js" type="text/javascript"></script>