React-Select Async Dropdown using Search API

Today we’ll show you how to implement react-select async dropdown using search API. In this article, we will integrate the API to get the list of the options based on the given user input and show list in the react-select dropdown.

As per the request of our readers, we decided to provide the solution to their query for implementation of the async component of the react-select npm package.

Steps to implement react-select async component

  1. Create a react application
  2. Implement the react-select dropdown
  3. Add async component with API integration
  4. Output

1. Create a react application

Let’s create a react application using create-react-app. Please check out this link for more information.

Run the following command to set up a react application.

2. Implement the react-select dropdown

Now we have to implement the dropdown using the react-select npm package.

Please refer to the link below for a step by step explanation.

Implement dropdown in ReactJS using react-select

3. Add async component with API integration

App.js

Note: For the demo purpose, I am using the jsonplaceholder API and searching the list by userId but you can implement the API which provides the facility to search by name.

4. Output

Run the application and check out the output in the browser.

Output - React-Select Async Dropdown using Search API - Clue Mediator
Output – React-Select Async Dropdown using Search API – Clue Mediator

That’s it for today.
Thank you for reading. Happy Coding..!!

Demo & Source Code

Github Repository StackBlitz Project

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2 Responses

  1. andre700 says:

    Fantastic thanks for posting this!

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