NavigationToggle

require(["esri/widgets/NavigationToggle"], function(NavigationToggle) { /* code goes here */ });
Class: esri/widgets/NavigationToggle
Inheritance: NavigationToggle Widget Accessor
Since: ArcGIS API for JavaScript 4.0

Provides two simple buttons for toggling the navigation mode of a SceneView. Note that this widget is designed only for 3D mouse interaction in a SceneView. It has no effect on touch navigation and it should not be used with 2D mouse interaction in a MapView.

navigation-toggle

The default navigation mode of the SceneView is always pan. The various mouse interactions of this mode are outlined here. The alternate navigation mode to toggle to is rotate. This allows the user to rotate the view with a mouse drag and pan the view with a right-click and drag gesture.

You can use the view's DefaultUI to add widgets to the view's user interface via the ui property on the view. See the example below.

For information about gaining full control of widget styles, see the Styling topic.
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Example:
// creates a new instance of the NavigationToggle widget
var navigationToggle = new NavigationToggle({
  view: view
});

// and adds it to the top right of the view
view.ui.add(navigationToggle, "top-right");

Constructors

new NavigationToggle(properties)
Parameter:
properties Object
optional

See the properties for a list of all the properties that may be passed into the constructor.

Example:
// typical usage
var navigationToggle = new NavigationToggle({
  view: view
});

Property Overview

Any properties can be set, retrieved or listened to. See the Working with Properties topic.
NameTypeSummaryClass
String | HTMLElement

The ID or node representing the DOM element containing the widget.

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String

The name of the class.

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Boolean

When true, this property indicates whether the widget has been destroyed.

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String

The widget's default CSS icon class.

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String

The unique ID assigned to the widget when the widget is created.

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String

The widget's default label.

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String

Sets the layout of the widget to either horizontal or vertical.

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SceneView

A reference to the SceneView.

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NavigationToggleViewModel

The view model for this widget.

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Property Details

The ID or node representing the DOM element containing the widget. This property can only be set once.

declaredClassStringreadonly inherited
Since: ArcGIS API for JavaScript 4.7

The name of the class. The declared class name is formatted as esri.folder.className.

When true, this property indicates whether the widget has been destroyed.

iconClassStringreadonly
Since: ArcGIS API for JavaScript 4.7

The widget's default CSS icon class.

The unique ID assigned to the widget when the widget is created. If not set by the developer, it will default to the container ID, or if that is not present then it will be automatically generated.

labelStringreadonly
Since: ArcGIS API for JavaScript 4.7

The widget's default label.

layoutString

Sets the layout of the widget to either horizontal or vertical. See the table below for a list of possible values.

Possible ValueExample
verticalnavigation-toggle
horizontalnavigation-toggle-horizontal
Default Value:vertical
Example:
// creates a new instance of the NavigationToggle widget
var navigationToggle = new NavigationToggle({
  view: view,
  layout: "horizontal"  // makes the layout horizontal
});

A reference to the SceneView. Set this to link the widget to a specific view.

The view model for this widget. This is a class that contains all the logic (properties and methods) that controls this widget's behavior. See the NavigationToggleViewModel class to access all properties and methods on the widget.

Method Overview

NameReturn TypeSummaryClass
String

A utility method used for building the value for a widget's class property.

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Destroys the widget instance.

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Emits an event on the instance.

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Boolean

Indicates whether there is an event listener on the instance that matches the provided event name.

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Object

Registers an event handler on the instance.

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Widget teardown helper.

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This method is primarily used by developers when implementing custom widgets.

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Object

This method is primarily used by developers when implementing custom widgets.

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Renders widget to the DOM immediately.

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This method is primarily used by developers when implementing custom widgets.

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Deprecated.

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Toggles the navigation mode of the view from pan to rotate or vice versa.

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Method Details

classes(classNames){String}inherited
Since: ArcGIS API for JavaScript 4.7

A utility method used for building the value for a widget's class property. This aids in simplifying CSS class setup.

Prior to version 4.7, there were various approaches towards setting CSS classes. These were dependant upon variables, such as whether the classes were:

  • a single static class,
  • multiple static classes, or
  • dynamic classes.

This helper method takes all of these approaches into account and simplifies it to use one single pattern to accommodate these multiple approaches.

Parameter:
classNames Array<(String|String[]|Object)>
repeatable

The class names.

Returns:
TypeDescription
StringThe computed class name.
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Example:
// .tsx syntax showing how to set CSS classes while rendering the widget
render() {
  const dynamicIconClasses = {
    [CSS.myIcon]: this.showIcon,
    [CSS.greyIcon]: !this.showIcon
  };

  return (
    <div class={classes(CSS.root, CSS.mixin, dynamicIconClasses)} />
  );
}
destroy()inherited

Destroys the widget instance.

emit(type, event)inherited
Since: ArcGIS API for JavaScript 4.5

Emits an event on the instance. This method should only be used when creating subclasses of this class.

Parameters:
type String

The name of the event.

event Object

The event payload.

hasEventListener(type){Boolean}inherited

Indicates whether there is an event listener on the instance that matches the provided event name.

Parameter:
type String

The name of the event.

Returns:
TypeDescription
BooleanReturns true if the class supports the input event.
on(type, listener){Object}inherited

Registers an event handler on the instance. Call this method to hook an event with a listener.

Parameters:
type String

The name of event to listen for.

listener Function

The function to call when the event is fired.

Returns:
TypeDescription
ObjectReturns an event handler with a remove() method that can be called to stop listening for the event.
PropertyTypeDescription
removeFunctionWhen called, removes the listener from the event.
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Example:
view.on("click", function(event){
  // event is the event handle returned after the event fires.
  console.log(event.mapPoint);
});
own(handles)inherited

Widget teardown helper. Any handles added to it will be automatically removed when the widget is destroyed.

Parameter:

Handles marked for removal once the widget is destroyed.

postInitialize()inherited

This method is primarily used by developers when implementing custom widgets. Executes after widget is ready for rendering.

render(){Object}inherited

This method is primarily used by developers when implementing custom widgets. It must be implemented by subclasses for rendering.

Returns:
TypeDescription
ObjectThe rendered virtual node.
renderNow()inherited

Renders widget to the DOM immediately.

scheduleRender()inherited

This method is primarily used by developers when implementing custom widgets. Schedules widget rendering. This method is useful for changes affecting the UI.

startup()inherited
Deprecated
  • since version 4.2.

Deprecated. Finalizes the creation of the widget.

toggle()

Toggles the navigation mode of the view from pan to rotate or vice versa.

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