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Getting started with React Chips component

26 Nov 2021 / 2 minutes to read

This section explains how to create a simple Chip and to configure the Chip component.

Dependencies

The list of dependencies required to use the Chip component in your application is given below:

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|-- @syncfusion/ej2-react-buttons
    |-- @syncfusion/ej2-base
    |-- @syncfusion/ej2-buttons
    |-- @syncfusion/ej2-react-base

Installation and Configuration

You can use Create-react-app to setup the applications. To install create-react-app run the following command.

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npm install -g create-react-app

Start a new project using create-react-app command as follows

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create-react-app quickstart --scripts-version=react-scripts-ts

cd quickstart
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create-react-app quickstart

cd quickstart

Adding Syncfusion packages

All the available Essential JS 2 packages are published in npmjs.com public registry.

To install Chip component, use the following command

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npm install @syncfusion/ej2-react-buttons --save

Adding Chip component to the Application

To include the Chip component in your application import the ChipListComponent from ej2-react-buttons package in App.tsx.

Add the Chip component in application as shown in below code example.

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import * as React from 'react';
import './App.css';
// Import the Button.
import { ChipListComponent } from '@syncfusion/ej2-react-buttons';

// To render Button.
export default class App extends React.Component<{}, {}> {
  render() {
    return (
      <ChipListComponent text="Janet Leverling"></ChipListComponent>
    );
  }
}
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import * as React from 'react';
import './App.css';
// Import the Button.
import { ChipListComponent } from '@syncfusion/ej2-react-buttons';
// To render Button.
export default class App extends React.Component {
    render() {
        return (<ChipListComponent text="Janet Leverling"></ChipListComponent>);
    }
}

Adding CSS Reference

Import the Chip component’s required CSS references as follows in src/App.css.

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@import "../node_modules/@syncfusion/ej2-react-buttons/styles/material.css";

Running the application

Run the application in the browser using the following command:

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npm start

The following example shows a basic Chip component.

Source
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app.tsx
index.html
index.css
app.jsx
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import * as React from 'react';
import * as ReactDom from 'react-dom';
import { ChipListComponent } from '@syncfusion/ej2-react-buttons';
import { enableRipple } from '@syncfusion/ej2-base';

enableRipple(true);

// To render Chip.
class App extends React.Component<{}, {}> {
  render() {
    return (
      <ChipListComponent text="Janet Leverling"></ChipListComponent>
    );
  }
}
ReactDom.render(<App />,document.getElementById('chip'));
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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">

<head>
    <title>Syncfusion React Button</title>
    <meta charset="utf-8" />
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" />
    <meta name="description" content="Essential JS 2 for React Components" />
    <meta name="author" content="Syncfusion" />
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-base/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet" />
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-react-buttons/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet" />
	<link href="index.css" rel="stylesheet" />
    <script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/systemjs/0.19.38/system.js"></script>
    <script src="systemjs.config.js"></script>
</head>

<body>
        <div id='chip'>
            <div id='loader'>Loading....</div>
        </div>
</body>

</html>
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#loader {
	color: #008cff;
	height: 40px;
	left: 45%;
	position: absolute;
	top: 45%;
	width: 30%;
}
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import * as React from 'react';
import * as ReactDom from 'react-dom';
import { ChipListComponent } from '@syncfusion/ej2-react-buttons';
import { enableRipple } from '@syncfusion/ej2-base';
enableRipple(true);
// To render Chip.
class App extends React.Component {
    render() {
        return (<ChipListComponent text="Janet Leverling"></ChipListComponent>);
    }
}
ReactDom.render(<App />, document.getElementById('chip'));