granite-file-reader | Vaadin

A lightweight element to read a file from the filesystem

[ This description is mirrored from at on 2019-05-10 ]


A lightweight element to read a file from the filesystem

Hybrid Polymer element, 1.x-2.x ready

Doc & demo


Install the component using Bower:

$ bower install LostInBrittany/granite-file-reader --save

Or download as ZIP.## Usage

  1. Import Web Components' polyfill (if needed):

    <script src="bower_components/webcomponentsjs/webcomponents.min.js"></script>
  2. Import Custom Element:

    <link rel="import" href="bower_components/granite-file-reader/granite-file-reader.html">
  3. Start using it!

    <granite-file-reader read-as="dataURL" accept=".txt,.html,.css,.sh">
        <div class="clickHere">Click here to load a file</div>


  1. Fork it!
  2. Create your feature branch: git checkout -b my-new-feature
  3. Commit your changes: git commit -m 'Add some feature'
  4. Push to the branch: git push origin my-new-feature
  5. Submit a pull request :D


MIT License


Link to this version
ImportedReleased 22 December 2017MIT License
Framework Support
Polymer 2.0+
Also supported:
Polymer 1 (1.1.2)
Browser Compatibility
Install with
bower install --save LostInBrittany/granite-file-reader"#1.3.1"
Run the above Bower command in your project folder. If you have any issues installing, please contact the author.
Release notes - Version 1.3.1


  • polymer#Polymer/polymer#1.9 - 2
  • iron-input#PolymerElements/iron-input#1 - 2