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Slider API

The API documentation of the Slider React component. Learn more about the props and the CSS customization points.

Import

import Slider from '@material-ui/core/Slider';
// or
import { Slider } from '@material-ui/core';

You can learn more about the difference by reading this guide.

Props

Name Type Default Description
aria-label string The label of the slider.
aria-labelledby string The id of the element containing a label for the slider.
aria-valuetext string A string value that provides a user-friendly name for the current value of the slider.
classes object Override or extend the styles applied to the component. See CSS API below for more details.
color 'primary'
| 'secondary'
'primary' The color of the component. It supports those theme colors that make sense for this component.
component elementType 'span' The component used for the root node. Either a string to use a DOM element or a component.
defaultValue number
| Array
The default element value. Use when the component is not controlled.
disabled bool false If true, the slider will be disabled.
getAriaLabel func Accepts a function which returns a string value that provides a user-friendly name for the thumb labels of the slider.

Signature:
function(index: number) => string
index: The thumb label's index to format.
getAriaValueText func Accepts a function which returns a string value that provides a user-friendly name for the current value of the slider.

Signature:
function(value: number, index: number) => string
value: The thumb label's value to format.
index: The thumb label's index to format.
marks bool
| array
[] Marks indicate predetermined values to which the user can move the slider. If true the marks will be spaced according the value of the step prop. If an array, it should contain objects with value and an optional label keys.
max number 100 The maximum allowed value of the slider. Should not be equal to min.
min number 0 The minimum allowed value of the slider. Should not be equal to max.
name string Name attribute of the hidden input element.
onChange func Callback function that is fired when the slider's value changed.

Signature:
function(event: object, value: any) => void
event: The event source of the callback.
value: The new value.
onChangeCommitted func Callback function that is fired when the mouseup is triggered.

Signature:
function(event: object, value: any) => void
event: The event source of the callback.
value: The new value.
orientation 'horizontal'
| 'vertical'
'horizontal' The slider orientation.
step number 1 The granularity with which the slider can step through values. (A "discrete" slider.) When step is null, the thumb can only be slid onto marks provided with the marks prop.
ThumbComponent elementType 'span' The component used to display the value label.
value number
| Array
The value of the slider. For ranged sliders, provide an array with two values.
ValueLabelComponent elementType ValueLabel The value label component.
valueLabelDisplay 'on'
| 'auto'
| 'off'
'off' Controls when the value label is displayed:
- auto the value label will display when the thumb is hovered or focused. - on will display persistently. - off will never display.
valueLabelFormat string
| func
x => x The format function the value label's value.
When a function is provided, it should have the following signature:
- {number} value The value label's value to format - {number} index The value label's index to format

The ref is forwarded to the root element.

Any other props supplied will be provided to the root element (native element).

CSS

  • Style sheet name: MuiSlider.
  • Style sheet details:
Rule name Global class Description
root MuiSlider-root Styles applied to the root element.
colorPrimary MuiSlider-colorPrimary Styles applied to the root element if color="primary".
colorSecondary MuiSlider-colorSecondary Styles applied to the root element if color="secondary".
marked MuiSlider-marked Styles applied to the root element if marks is provided with at least one label.
vertical MuiSlider-vertical Pseudo-class applied to the root element if orientation="vertical".
disabled Mui-disabled Pseudo-class applied to the root element if disabled={true}.
rail MuiSlider-rail Styles applied to the rail element.
track MuiSlider-track Styles applied to the track element.
thumb MuiSlider-thumb Styles applied to the thumb element.
thumbColorPrimary MuiSlider-thumbColorPrimary Styles applied to the thumb element if color="primary".
thumbColorSecondary MuiSlider-thumbColorSecondary Styles applied to the thumb element if color="secondary".
active MuiSlider-active Pseudo-class applied to the thumb element if it's active.
focusVisible Mui-focusVisible Pseudo-class applied to the thumb element if keyboard focused.
valueLabel MuiSlider-valueLabel Styles applied to the thumb label element.
mark MuiSlider-mark Styles applied to the mark element.
markActive MuiSlider-markActive Styles applied to the mark element if active (depending on the value).
markLabel MuiSlider-markLabel Styles applied to the mark label element.
markLabelActive MuiSlider-markLabelActive Styles applied to the mark label element if active (depending on the value).

You can override the style of the component thanks to one of these customization points:

If that's not sufficient, you can check the implementation of the component for more detail.

Demos