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Vaadin Elements - Combo Box - Overview

Overview

The vaadin-combo-box is a Polymer element that combines a dropdown list of items with an input field for filtering them.

You can consider it as a filterable select element for situations where you have more than a few dozen items to select from. It allows users to quickly filter the list and select an item using either keyboard, mouse, or touch actions.

Features

  • A filterable select element for situations where you have more than a few dozens of items to select from.

  • Keyboard navigation

  • Compatible with iron-form

  • Works great on mobile and desktop

  • Material Design inspired styles to fit in with Paper Elements

Limitations

  • Selecting an item using the arrow keys on iOS does not work using an external keyboard (iOS limitation)

vaadin combo box overview
Figure 1. A screenshot of the vaadin-combo-box element