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Vue 2.x directive for binding hotkeys to components

Vue 2.x directive for binding hotkeys to components

v-hotkey

Vue 2.x directive for binding hotkeys to components.

Install

$ npm i --save v-hotkey

Usage

import Vue from 'vue'
import VueHotkey from 'v-hotkey'

Vue.use(VueHotkey)
<template>
  <span v-hotkey="keymap" v-show="show"> Press `ctrl + esc` to toggle me! Hold `enter` to hide me! </span>
</template>

<script>
export default {
  data () {
    return {
      show: true
    }
  },
  methods: {
    toggle () {
      this.show = !this.show
    },
    show () {
      this.show = true
    },
    hide () {
      this.show = false
    }
  },
  computed: {
    keymap () {
      return {
        // 'esc+ctrl' is OK.
        'ctrl+esc': this.toggle,
        'enter': {
          keydown: this.hide,
          keyup: this.show
        }
      }
    }
  }
}
</script>

Event Handler

  • keydown (as default)
  • keyup

Key Combination

Use one or more of following keys to fire your hotkeys.

  • ctrl
  • alt
  • shift
  • meta (windows / command)

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