Redirect to an External Link from your React Application

You can make use of window object for redirecting to an external URL from your application. Let us assume that you want to redirect users to a specific URL that has typed by that user. Consider the example given below. Here, we are replacing the current URL with the input received from the user. We … Read more

Input Field is not Editable – React JS Fix

If the value of your input field is not changing or editable, then you can try the following solution. This may happen when your field doesn’t have an onChange event or the value attribute is not updating. Consider the below one as your sample component. Since the value attribute is not updating, it’s not possible … Read more

Page keeps Refreshing on Button Click – React JS Fix

The default behavior of a button inside the form is to submit the data. Hence, it keeps refreshing in our React application and our onClick function doesn’t work normally. We can fix this issue by preventing the default behavior of the button and adding our custom logic to be executed on the onClick event. Let’s … Read more

history.push is only changing the URL, not rendering component – React fix

This is one of the common issues caused while configuring react routing. I assume that you added the history object to your router using createBrowserHistory and still getting this issue. Here, I will explain how to fix this issue of history. Consider the below one as your router component. If you configure the router component … Read more

TypeError: Cannot read property ‘location’ of undefined – React JS Error Fix

This is one of the common errors caused while doing React routing. This happens when the browser tries to access the history object. You can fix this by adding a history object to routing. The full error is given below. TypeError: Cannot read property ‘location’ of undefined Error Fix You can fix this by using … Read more

‘react-scripts’ is not recognized as an internal or external command ReactJS Error Fix

While developing react apps it’s common to face ‘react-scripts’ is not recognized as an internal or external command react error. The full error is as given below: ‘react-scripts’ is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file. npm ERR! code ELIFECYCLE npm ERR! errno 1 npm ERR! login-app@0.1.0 start: react-scripts … Read more