Cascader

Cascade selection box.

When To Use#

  • When you need to select from a set of associated data set. Such as province/city/district, company level, things classification.

  • When selecting from a large data set, with multi-stage classification separated for easy selection.

  • Chooses cascade items in one float layer for better user experience.

Examples

Cascade selection box for selecting province/city/district.

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import { Cascader } from 'antd';

const options = [
  {
    value: 'zhejiang',
    label: 'Zhejiang',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'hangzhou',
        label: 'Hangzhou',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'xihu',
            label: 'West Lake',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
  {
    value: 'jiangsu',
    label: 'Jiangsu',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'nanjing',
        label: 'Nanjing',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'zhonghuamen',
            label: 'Zhong Hua Men',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
];

function onChange(value) {
  console.log(value);
}

ReactDOM.render(
  <Cascader options={options} onChange={onChange} placeholder="Please select" />,
  mountNode,
);
Unselect Change city

Separate trigger button and result.

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import { Cascader } from 'antd';

const options = [
  {
    value: 'zhejiang',
    label: 'Zhejiang',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'hangzhou',
        label: 'Hangzhou',
      },
    ],
  },
  {
    value: 'jiangsu',
    label: 'Jiangsu',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'nanjing',
        label: 'Nanjing',
      },
    ],
  },
];

class CitySwitcher extends React.Component {
  state = {
    text: 'Unselect',
  };

  onChange = (value, selectedOptions) => {
    this.setState({
      text: selectedOptions.map(o => o.label).join(', '),
    });
  };

  render() {
    return (
      <span>
        {this.state.text}
        &nbsp;
        <Cascader options={options} onChange={this.onChange}>
          <a href="#">Change city</a>
        </Cascader>
      </span>
    );
  }
}

ReactDOM.render(<CitySwitcher />, mountNode);

Disable option by specifying the disabled property in options.

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import { Cascader } from 'antd';

const options = [
  {
    value: 'zhejiang',
    label: 'Zhejiang',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'hangzhou',
        label: 'Hangzhou',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'xihu',
            label: 'West Lake',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
  {
    value: 'jiangsu',
    label: 'Jiangsu',
    disabled: true,
    children: [
      {
        value: 'nanjing',
        label: 'Nanjing',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'zhonghuamen',
            label: 'Zhong Hua Men',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
];

function onChange(value) {
  console.log(value);
}

ReactDOM.render(<Cascader options={options} onChange={onChange} />, mountNode);






Cascade selection box of different sizes.

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import { Cascader } from 'antd';

const options = [
  {
    value: 'zhejiang',
    label: 'Zhejiang',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'hangzhou',
        label: 'Hangzhou',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'xihu',
            label: 'West Lake',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
  {
    value: 'jiangsu',
    label: 'Jiangsu',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'nanjing',
        label: 'Nanjing',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'zhonghuamen',
            label: 'Zhong Hua Men',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
];

function onChange(value) {
  console.log(value);
}

ReactDOM.render(
  <div>
    <Cascader size="large" options={options} onChange={onChange} />
    <br />
    <br />
    <Cascader options={options} onChange={onChange} />
    <br />
    <br />
    <Cascader size="small" options={options} onChange={onChange} />
    <br />
    <br />
  </div>,
  mountNode,
);

Custom field names.

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import { Cascader } from 'antd';

const options = [
  {
    code: 'zhejiang',
    name: 'Zhejiang',
    items: [
      {
        code: 'hangzhou',
        name: 'Hangzhou',
        items: [
          {
            code: 'xihu',
            name: 'West Lake',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
  {
    code: 'jiangsu',
    name: 'Jiangsu',
    items: [
      {
        code: 'nanjing',
        name: 'Nanjing',
        items: [
          {
            code: 'zhonghuamen',
            name: 'Zhong Hua Men',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
];

function onChange(value) {
  console.log(value);
}

ReactDOM.render(
  <Cascader
    fieldNames={{ label: 'name', value: 'code', children: 'items' }}
    options={options}
    onChange={onChange}
    placeholder="Please select"
  />,
  mountNode,
);
Zhejiang / Hangzhou / West Lake

Specifies default value by an array.

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import { Cascader } from 'antd';

const options = [
  {
    value: 'zhejiang',
    label: 'Zhejiang',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'hangzhou',
        label: 'Hangzhou',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'xihu',
            label: 'West Lake',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
  {
    value: 'jiangsu',
    label: 'Jiangsu',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'nanjing',
        label: 'Nanjing',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'zhonghuamen',
            label: 'Zhong Hua Men',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
];

function onChange(value) {
  console.log(value);
}

ReactDOM.render(
  <Cascader
    defaultValue={['zhejiang', 'hangzhou', 'xihu']}
    options={options}
    onChange={onChange}
  />,
  mountNode,
);

Hover to expand sub menu, click to select option.

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import { Cascader } from 'antd';

const options = [
  {
    value: 'zhejiang',
    label: 'Zhejiang',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'hangzhou',
        label: 'Hangzhou',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'xihu',
            label: 'West Lake',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
  {
    value: 'jiangsu',
    label: 'Jiangsu',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'nanjing',
        label: 'Nanjing',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'zhonghuamen',
            label: 'Zhong Hua Men',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
];

function onChange(value) {
  console.log(value);
}

// Just show the latest item.
function displayRender(label) {
  return label[label.length - 1];
}

ReactDOM.render(
  <Cascader
    options={options}
    expandTrigger="hover"
    displayRender={displayRender}
    onChange={onChange}
  />,
  mountNode,
);

Allow only select parent options.

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import { Cascader } from 'antd';

const options = [
  {
    value: 'zhejiang',
    label: 'Zhejiang',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'hangzhou',
        label: 'Hanzhou',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'xihu',
            label: 'West Lake',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
  {
    value: 'jiangsu',
    label: 'Jiangsu',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'nanjing',
        label: 'Nanjing',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'zhonghuamen',
            label: 'Zhong Hua Men',
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
];

function onChange(value) {
  console.log(value);
}

ReactDOM.render(<Cascader options={options} onChange={onChange} changeOnSelect />, mountNode);
Zhejiang / Hangzhou / West Lake (752100)

For instance, add an external link after the selected value.

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import { Cascader } from 'antd';

const options = [
  {
    value: 'zhejiang',
    label: 'Zhejiang',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'hangzhou',
        label: 'Hangzhou',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'xihu',
            label: 'West Lake',
            code: 752100,
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
  {
    value: 'jiangsu',
    label: 'Jiangsu',
    children: [
      {
        value: 'nanjing',
        label: 'Nanjing',
        children: [
          {
            value: 'zhonghuamen',
            label: 'Zhong Hua Men',
            code: 453400,
          },
        ],
      },
    ],
  },
];

function handleAreaClick(e, label, option) {
  e.stopPropagation();
  console.log('clicked', label, option);
}

const displayRender = (labels, selectedOptions) =>
  labels.map((label, i) => {
    const option = selectedOptions[i];
    if (i === labels.length - 1) {
      return (
        <span key={option.value}>
          {label} (<a onClick={e => handleAreaClick(e, label, option)}>{option.code}</a>)
        </span>
      );
    }
    return <span key={option.value}>{label} / </span>;
  });

ReactDOM.render(
  <Cascader
    options={options}
    defaultValue={['zhejiang', 'hangzhou', 'xihu']}
    displayRender={displayRender}
    style={{ width: '100%' }}
  />,
  mountNode,
);

Load options lazily with loadData.

Note: loadData cannot work with showSearch.

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import { Cascader } from 'antd';

const options = [
  {
    value: 'zhejiang',
    label: 'Zhejiang',
    isLeaf: false,
  },
  {
    value: 'jiangsu',
    label: 'Jiangsu',
    isLeaf: false,
  },
];

class LazyOptions extends React.Component {
  state = {
    options,
  };

  onChange = (value, selectedOptions) => {
    console.log(value, selectedOptions);
  };

  loadData = selectedOptions => {
    const targetOption = selectedOptions[selectedOptions.length - 1];
    targetOption.loading = true;

    // load options lazily
    setTimeout(() => {
      targetOption.loading = false;
      targetOption.children = [
        {
          label: `${targetOption.label} Dynamic 1`,
          value: 'dynamic1',
        },
        {
          label: `${targetOption.label} Dynamic 2`,
          value: 'dynamic2',
        },
      ];
      this.setState({
        options: [...this.state.options],
      });
    }, 1000);
  };

  render() {
    return (
      <Cascader
        options={this.state.options}
        loadData={this.loadData}
        onChange={this.onChange}
        changeOnSelect
      />
    );
  }
}

ReactDOM.render(<LazyOptions />, mountNode);

API#

<Cascader options="{options}" onChange="{onChange}" />
PropertyDescriptionTypeDefault
allowClearwhether allow clearbooleantrue
autoFocusget focus when component mountedbooleanfalse
changeOnSelectchange value on each selection if set to true, see above demo for detailsbooleanfalse
classNameadditional css classstring-
defaultValueinitial selected valuestring[][]
disabledwhether disabled selectbooleanfalse
displayRenderrender function of displaying selected options(label, selectedOptions) => ReactNodelabel => label.join(' / ')
expandTriggerexpand current item when click or hover, one of 'click' 'hover'string'click'
fieldNamescustom field name for label and value and children (before 3.7.0 it calls filedNames which is typo))object{ label: 'label', value: 'value', children: 'children' }
getPopupContainerParent Node which the selector should be rendered to. Default to body. When position issues happen, try to modify it into scrollable content and position it relative.exampleFunction(triggerNode)() => document.body
loadDataTo load option lazily, and it cannot work with showSearch(selectedOptions) => void-
notFoundContentSpecify content to show when no result matches.string'Not Found'
optionsdata options of cascadeobject-
placeholderinput placeholderstring'Please select'
popupClassNameadditional className of popup overlaystring-
popupPlacementuse preset popup align config from builtinPlacements:bottomLeft bottomRight topLeft topRightstringbottomLeft
popupVisibleset visible of cascader popupboolean-
showSearchWhether show search input in single mode.boolean|objectfalse
sizeinput size, one of large default smallstringdefault
styleadditional stylestring-
suffixIconThe custom suffix iconReactNode-
valueselected valuestring[]-
onChangecallback when finishing cascader select(value, selectedOptions) => void-
onPopupVisibleChangecallback when popup shown or hidden(value) => void-

Fields in showSearch:

PropertyDescriptionTypeDefault
filterThe function will receive two arguments, inputValue and option, if the function returns true, the option will be included in the filtered set; Otherwise, it will be excluded.function(inputValue, path): boolean
limitSet the count of filtered itemsnumber | false50
matchInputWidthWhether the width of result list equals to input'sboolean
renderUsed to render filtered options.function(inputValue, path): ReactNode
sortUsed to sort filtered options.function(a, b, inputValue)

Methods#

NameDescription
blur()remove focus
focus()get focus
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