Angular Button Component

The Button component for Angular - configured to show textual content only, or to display a predefined icon, an image, or a custom icon, or yet a combination of textual and image content.

Prerequisites

Refer to Angular Getting Started before you start with this help topic.

Configuration

The Button component for Angular requires the following imports.

Mark a class as an Angular component through the @Component decorator:

The full list of @Component decorator properties is available on: Angular @Component Decorator API

Every jQWidgets Angular component has an [auto-create] attribute which determines whether the component is automatically created or is created on demand by API method call.
By default, the [auto-create] attribute value is true.


Create the AppComponent class.

The AppComponent class is used to instantiate the app. In some of the examples, we use @ViewChild and ngAfterViewInit.

The following example demonstrates the Button component for Angular.

app.component.htm

app.component.ts

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Create Button component with JSON

Properties

The properties which are defined as attributes can be changed directly:

To get or set a property, which we did not define or call a method, we can do the following:

Every component has a method setOptions which accepts a JSON object as an argument. This object contains component settings and you can use it to set a single or multiple properties dynamically.

Events

The click event is triggered when the button is clicked.

The following example demonstrates how to add an event listener.

Note: Event Names of the Button component for Angular are the same as the Event Names of the jqxButton widget.
The only thing you need to do is to put "on" before the event name and upperCase it's the first letter.

Methods

To invoke methods, you can use the Button reference.
 ( val() to set new values )  - this.myButton.val([123, 18, 56]).

The following example demonstrates how to invoke methods of the Button component for Angular.

Button Examples

Overview

The following example demonstrates how to create a Button component for Angular.

Set Image

The following example demonstrates - richer context. Just need to set angularButton tag. And after that set in the settings add reference of the desired image to imgSrc property.

Set Image-Text Button

The following example demonstrates how to set image and text by using imgSrc, textPosition: "left", and textImageRelation: "imageBeforeText" properties.

Disabled Button

The following example demonstrates how to disable the Button component for Angular.

Change button content

The following example demonstrates how to change content of theButton component for Angular.

Button API

API Reference of the jQWidgets Button component for Angular: Button API