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The Collapsible Container mobile component

A container to group other components.

Collapsible Container

Settings

Collapsible Container includes the following configurable options when building apps in the IDE.

ContentCollapsed iconCollapsible add-onsExpanded icon
InteractionEvent handlers
AppearanceAlignCornersStyleGapShow on desktopShow on mobileAlignDirectionMaintain space when hiddenMarginShow borderAlways show in edit modeStylesWidth

Properties

All properties for Collapsible Container with supported data types or values. You can write JavaScript almost anywhere in Retool to manipulate or read property values.

The horizontal alignment of the contents.

Values
left

Left alignment.

center

Center alignment.

right

Right alignment.

The icon that's displayed when collapsed.

Whether collapsible add-ons are configured.

The corner style to use.

Values
square

Square corners.

round

Rounded corners.

Whether items are rendered with a raised appearance.

Values
none

No elevated style.

raised

Raised elevated style.

events

object[]

A list of configured event handlers that trigger actions or queries.

Properties

event

enum

The event type.

Values

A user changes the value.

A user clicks or taps the component.

A user submits the value.

A user selects the input field.

A user deselects the input field.

A user scans a barcode.

A user opens the component.

A user closes the component.

A user sets the value to true.

A user sets the value to false.

10

A user selects a value.

11

A user clears the value.

12

A user uploads a file.

13

An uploaded file is parsed.

14

A user changes the value of the input field.

change

A user changes the value.

click

A user clicks or taps the component.

submit

A user submits the value.

focus

A user selects the input field.

blur

A user deselects the input field.

scan

A user scans a barcode.

open

A user opens the component.

close

A user closes the component.

true

A user sets the value to true.

false

A user sets the value to false.

select

A user selects a value.

clear

A user clears the value.

upload

A user uploads a file.

parse

An uploaded file is parsed.

inputValueChange

A user changes the value of the input field.

method

enum

The JavaScript method to perform when type is datasource, widget, state, or localStorage.

The type of action to perform.

Values

Control query.

Control component.

Run script.

Set variable.

Set localStorage.

Perform utility action (e.g., Open URL or Confetti).

datasource

Control query.

widget

Control component.

script

Run script.

state

Set variable.

localStorage

Set localStorage.

util

Perform utility action (e.g., Open URL or Confetti).

The icon that's displayed when expanded.

gap

enum

The gap between components.

Values
0
4
8
12
16
24
32
48
64
128
256

boolean

Whether the component is visible.

id

string

The name.

Whether the component is visible in the desktop layout.

Whether the component is visible in the mobile layout.

The horizontal alignment of the contents.

Values
left

Left alignment.

center

Center alignment.

right

Right alignment.

stretched

Justified alignment

The layout of content.

Values
row

Horizontal row layout.

column

Vertical column layout.

Whether the component takes up space on the canvas if hidden is true.

The amount of margin to render outside.

Values
4px 8px

Normal margin.

0

No margin.

padding

number

The amount of padding to render inside.

pluginType

string

The plugin type.

Whether to show a border.

Whether to remain visible in the editor if hidden is true.

style

object

Custom style options in use. Not all style options may be available for all components.

title

string

The text to display as a title.

width

number

The width.

widthGrowFactor

Sets the width grow factor of a width item's main width size, similar to the flex-grow CSS property.

Methods

JavaScript API methods for interacting with Collapsible Container. You can write JavaScript almost anywhere in Retool and use methods to manipulate data and property values.

setHidden

Set the hidden value to toggle whether the component is visible. Defaults to true without a parameter.

collapsibleContainer.setHidden(hidden)
Parameters

boolean

Whether the component is visible.

Events

Events are triggered by user interactions, such as clicking a button or entering a value. Use event handlers to trigger queries or other actions in response to events.

click

A user clicks or presses the component.