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JoCas
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Error when invoking the openPopup() method from the PopupService

I wanted to have a look at the PopupService exposed by the Component Framework. I'm thinking it will be something like of a modal appears whenever the openPopup is invoke which is in my case on a click of a button.
Here's a snippet of my code:

public init(context: ComponentFramework.Context<IInputs>, notifyOutputChanged: () => void, state: ComponentFramework.Dictionary, container:HTMLDivElement)
    {
        this.button = document.createElement("button");
        this.button.innerText = "Open Canvas";
        this.button.addEventListener("click", this.buttonClicked.bind(this))
        container.appendChild(this.button);
        this.popUpService = context.factory.getPopupService();
        this.popUpId = "canvasPopUpContainerId";
        this.popUpName = "canvasPopUpContainer";
        let appId = context.parameters.canvasAppId.raw;
        let recordId = context.parameters.recordId.raw;
        let popUpOptions: ComponentFramework.FactoryApi.Popup.Popup = {
            closeOnOutsideClick: true,
            content: this.createCanvasContent(appId, recordId),
            name: this.popUpName,
            type: 1
        }
        this.popUpService.createPopup(popUpOptions)   
    }
    public buttonClicked(event: MouseEvent): any{
        this.popUpService.openPopup(this.popUpName);
    }
Am I doing this right? What's the right way of doing this? Thank's for anyone who can give an idea Robot Very Happy
 
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PowerApps Staff jolake
PowerApps Staff

Re: Error when invoking the openPopup() method from the PopupService

Hi JoCas,

Apologies for the confusion around this.

 

Your issue should be fixed if you update your code to look like this:

  let popUpOptions: ComponentFramework.FactoryApi.Popup.Popup = {
            closeOnOutsideClick: true,
            content: this.createCanvasContent(appId, recordId),
            name: this.popUpName,
            type: 1,
            popupStyle: {}
        }


We will be updating our documentation to include this property, as it is required for the popup support in preview.

Hope this helps

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PowerApps Staff sgpchenchang
PowerApps Staff

Re: Error when invoking the openPopup() method from the PopupService

Hi,

 

Does this issue occur in the test harness or on CDS itself? Thanks.

JoCas
Level: Powered On

Re: Error when invoking the openPopup() method from the PopupService

Hi!

It occurs on both harness and cds.
It throws the error Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'display' of undefined

PowerApps Staff sgpchenchang
PowerApps Staff

Re: Error when invoking the openPopup() method from the PopupService

Hi JoCas,

 

If you don't mind, can you please share a zip of the pcf project with me? We will try to investigate into this issue. Thanks! (I don't need the solution zip, just the pcf project).

JoCas
Level: Powered On

Re: Error when invoking the openPopup() method from the PopupService

Hi sgpchenchang,

Tried to create a much simpler project, but the error still persist.
Attached is the project zip file

Thanks!

PowerApps Staff jolake
PowerApps Staff

Re: Error when invoking the openPopup() method from the PopupService

Hi JoCas,

Apologies for the confusion around this.

 

Your issue should be fixed if you update your code to look like this:

  let popUpOptions: ComponentFramework.FactoryApi.Popup.Popup = {
            closeOnOutsideClick: true,
            content: this.createCanvasContent(appId, recordId),
            name: this.popUpName,
            type: 1,
            popupStyle: {}
        }


We will be updating our documentation to include this property, as it is required for the popup support in preview.

Hope this helps

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JoCas
Level: Powered On

Re: Error when invoking the openPopup() method from the PopupService

Thanks Jolake! It worked! I added popupStyle as one of the properties of Popup in ComponentFramework ts definition as it won't compile.

pradeeppednekar
Level: Powered On

Re: Error when invoking the openPopup() method from the PopupService

Please share me the ControlManifest.Input and index.ts files which are working as expected.We are getting issue when we are adding the 

let popUpOptions: ComponentFramework.FactoryApi.Popup.Popup = {
            closeOnOutsideClick: true,
            content: this.createCanvasContent(appId, recordId),
            name: this.popUpName,
            type: 1,
            popupStyle: {}
        }
NickDewitt
Level 8

Re: Error when invoking the openPopup() method from the PopupService

If you want typescript to compile it, you can write it as follows:

 

const popup = {
    name: "testPopup", 
    type: 1, 
    content: popupContent, 
    popupStyle: {} 
} as ComponentFramework.FactoryApi.Popup.Popup;

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