How to add dropdown button content of dropdown in Bootstrap VueJS?

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To add dropdown button content of dropdown using BootstrapVue.We are using the button-content slot in the dropdown in BootstrapVue.button-content slot allows us to use the basic HTML tag and icons.

Today I am going to show you How you add dropdown button content of dropdown using BootstrapVue in VueJS?

Table of contains

  • Setup the Vue.js
  • Install the Bootstrap and BootstrapVue
  • Create FirstComponent.vue and import it into App.js
  • Add dropdown button content in the dropdown

Let’s start today’s tutorial How do I add dropdown button content of dropdown using BootstrapVue in VueJS?

Setup the Vue.js

First, we have to install the Vue project, I had installed the vueJS in my system. If you haven’t installed or have any problem with installation you can follow this article, which will show you step by step process of installation.

How to Install the VueJS project?

Install the Bootstrap and BootstrapVue

First, we have to install the Vue project, I had installed the vueJS in my system. If you haven’t installed or have any problem with installation you can follow this article, which will show you step by step process of installation. In that article, I had also show you how to install BootstrapVue in your vue.js project step by step.

How to install or configure vue-bootstrap in VueJS?

Create FirstComponent.vue and import it into App.js

Create the new component in the src/components/ components folder. the component name is FirstComponent.vue and imported into the App.js file:

App.js

<template>
  <div id="app">
    <FirstComponent />
  </div>
</template>

<script>
import FirstComponent from "./components/FirstComponent.vue";
export default {
  name: "App",
  components: {
    FirstComponent,
  },
};
</script>

<style>
#app {
  font-family: Avenir, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;
  -webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased;
  -moz-osx-font-smoothing: grayscale;
  text-align: center;
  color: #2c3e50;
  margin-top: 60px;
}
</style>

Add dropdown button content in the dropdown

For adding the dropdown we are using the BootstrapVue b-dropdown component.<b-dropdown> components are toggleable, contextual overlays for displaying the links. This button is toggled by clicking or pressing space or enter when focused. And the <b-dropdown-item> sub-component will show the action items that provide click, link functionality. This will work as a <a> tag. In short, Renders is an <a> element by default.

And to add the content to the dropdown button we are going to use the button-content in BootstrapVue.button-content slot allows us to add the basic HTML tag with the icon in the button content. Let’s see the code example:

FirstComponent.js

<template>
  <div>
    <b-container fluid>
      <b-row>
        <b-col md="6" offset-md="3">
          <h1>Welcome to sortoutcode.com</h1>
          <b-dropdown id="dropdown-1" class="m-md-2">
            <template #button-content>
              This is <i>List</i> of <b>City</b>
              <b-icon-arrow-down></b-icon-arrow-down>
            </template>
            <b-dropdown-item>Mumbai</b-dropdown-item>
            <b-dropdown-item>Kolkata</b-dropdown-item>
            <b-dropdown-item disabled>Delhi</b-dropdown-item>
            <b-dropdown-item>Kerala</b-dropdown-item>
          </b-dropdown>
        </b-col>
      </b-row>
    </b-container>
  </div>

</template>
<script>
export default {
  name: "FirstComponent",
};
</script>

For now, let’s check the output.

bootstrap vue dropdown button content

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