AngularJS <select> Directive
- AngularJS alters the default behavior of the <select> element.
- select Directive in AngularJS is used to HTML select element with angular databinding.
- The select directive is combined with ng-model to deliver the databinding between the scope and the <select> control. (It includes the default values)
- The dynamic option elements can be added in the select directive by using the ngrepeat and ngoptions directives.
- If the item is selected in the <select> menu the ng-model directive identify the value in the selected option.
- When the value attribute is missing then the content of the value attribute and the text content of the option value are using repeated options.
- In select directive Value and the textcontent can be inserted.
Syntax for select directive in AngularJS:
|Defines angular expression to data-bind.
|Name of the form under which the control is available.
|Denotes the required validation error key if the value is not entered.
|Enhance the required attribute and required validation constraint to the element when the ngRequired expression evaluates to true. Use ngRequired instead of required when you want to data-bind to the required attribute
|Permits multiple options to be selected. The selected values will be bound to the model as an array.
|An expression of Angular to be executed when input changes due to user interaction with the input element.
|The options sets the select is populated with and defines what is set on the model on selection.
Sample coding for select directive in AngularJS:
Code Explanation for select directive in AngularJS:
- The ng-app specifies the root element (e.g. <body> or <html> or <div> tags) to define AngularJS application.
- ng-controller specifies the application controller in AngularJS the controller value is given as “selectctrl”
- The ng-repeat is used to repeat the <li> tag for each data in the list.
- Required attribute is used for validation purpose when the value is not entered.
- ngOptions occupied the select which is defines what is set on the model on selection.
- The changed directive shows “option changed” when the valid character is given in the input.
- Select name=”multipleselect” is given for the multiple choice function of the options.
- Changefun=function () is used to get the value from the ng-change directive.
- Mutipleselect is value of the multiple options in the select directive.
Sample Output for select directive in AngularJS:
- The output displays the select box using ng-repeat in AngularJS.
- The output displays the select box using ngOptions in AngularJS.
- The output displays the select box using multiple select function in AngularJS.
- The output displays technology list options in ng-repeat in AngularJS.
- The output displays technology list options in Multiple select in AngularJS.
- The output displays technology list options in ngOptions in AngularJS.