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Selected value not showing in the input field [Controlled component, single select]

See original GitHub issue

Selected value does not show in the input field for a controlled react-select component with single select.

Version: 2.0.0-beta.6 Demo:

import React, { Component} from "react";
import Select from "react-select";

type State = {
  selectedValue: string

export default class SingleSelect extends Component<*, State> {
  state = {
    selectedValue: ""

  optionChanged = value => {
    this.setState({ selectedValue: value});
  render() {
    return (
          options={["abcd", "def", "ghi"]}
          getOptionLabel={option => option}
          getOptionValue={option => option}

Issue Analytics

  • State:closed
  • Created 5 years ago
  • Reactions:18
  • Comments:31

github_iconTop GitHub Comments

mattyx96commented, Jan 29, 2019

the solution:

                    value={{label : this.state.string}}
                    onChange={(e) => this.handleChange(e)}
JanBNcommented, Jun 10, 2018

same problem.

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