Toast

The toast message widget.

Included in: dx.phonejs.js, dx.webappjs.js, dx.all.js

The main purpose of the dxToast widget is to show a toast message containing specified text.

You can create a widget using one of the following approaches.

  • jQuery
    Use the dxToast jQuery plug-in.

    HTML
    <div id="toast"></div>
    JavaScript
    $("#toast").dxToast({
        message: 'The toast message',
        type: 'success',
        displayTime: 3000
    });
  • Knockout
    Add a div element and apply the dxToast binding to this element.

    HTML
    <div data-bind="dxToast: {
        message: 'The toast message',
        type: 'success',
        displayTime: 3000
    }"></div>
  • Angular
    Add a div element and apply the dx-toast directive to this element.

    HTML
    <div dx-toast="{
        message: 'The toast message',
        type: 'success',
        displayTime: 3000
    }"></div>

Note that DevExtreme widgets require you to link the jQuery and Globalize libraries to your application. If you use the Knockout or Angular approach, the Knockout or Angular library is also required.

See Also

You can find detailed information on the principles of working with the widget in the dxToast section of the Overlay Widgets article.

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Configuration

An object defining configuration options for the dxToast widget.

Name Description
accessKey

Specifies a shortcut key that sets focus on the widget element.

animation

An object that defines the animation options of the widget.

closeOnBackButton

A Boolean value specifying whether or not the widget is closed if a user presses the Back hardware button.

closeOnOutsideClick

A Boolean value specifying whether or not a widget is closed if a user clicks outside of the overlapping window.

contentTemplate

A template to be used for rendering widget content.

deferRendering

Specifies whether widget content is rendered when the widget is shown or when rendering the widget.

displayTime

The time span in milliseconds during which the dxToast widget is visible.

focusStateEnabled

Specifies whether or not the widget can be focused.

height

The height of the widget in pixels.

hint

Specifies the text of the hint displayed for the widget.

hoverStateEnabled

A Boolean value specifying whether or not the widget changes its state when being hovered by an end user.

message

The dxToast message text.

onDisposing

A handler for the disposing event.

onHidden

A handler for the hidden event.

onHiding

A handler for the hiding event.

onInitialized

A handler for the initialized event.

onOptionChanged

A handler for the optionChanged event.

onShowing

A handler for the showing event.

onShown

A handler for the shown event.

position

An object defining widget positioning options.

rtlEnabled

Specifies whether or not the current component supports a right-to-left representation.

shading

A Boolean value specifying whether or not the main screen is inactive while the widget is active.

shadingColor

Specifies the shading color.

tabIndex

Specifies the widget tab index.

type

Specifies the dxToast widget type.

visible

A Boolean value specifying whether or not the widget is visible.

width

The widget width in pixels.

Methods

This section describes members used to manipulate the widget.

Name Description
baseZIndex(zIndex)

A static method that specifies the base z-index for all overlay widgets.

beginUpdate()

Prevents the component from refreshing until the endUpdate method is called.

content()

An HTML element of the widget.

defaultOptions(rule)

Specifies the device-dependent default configuration options for this component.

element()

Returns the root HTML element of the widget.

endUpdate()

Enables the component to refresh after the beginUpdate method call.

focus()

Sets focus on the widget.

hide()

Hides the widget.

instance()

Returns an instance of this component class.

off(eventName)

Detaches all event handlers from the specified event.

off(eventName, eventHandler)

Detaches a particular event handler from the specified event.

on(eventName, eventHandler)

Subscribes to a specified event.

on(events)

Subscribes to the specified events.

option()

Returns the configuration options of this component.

option(optionName)

Gets the value of the specified configuration option of this component.

option(optionName, optionValue)

Sets a value to the specified configuration option of this component.

option(options)

Sets one or more options of this component.

registerKeyHandler(key, handler)

Registers a handler when a specified key is pressed.

repaint()

Recalculates the overlay's size and position.

show()

Shows the widget.

toggle(showing)

Toggles the visibility of the widget.

Events

This section describes events exposed by this widget.

Name Description
disposing

Fires when the widget is being removed.

hidden

Fires after the overlay is hidden.

hiding

Fires before hiding the overlay.

initialized

Fires when the widget is initialized.

optionChanged

Fires after an option of the component is changed.

showing

Fires before showing the overlay.

shown

Fires after the overlay is shown.