Brett Thurston
Brett Thurston

Brett Thurston

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Brett Thurston

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Prevent re-renders with useRef

May 25, 20225 min read

There may be times when you don't want to trigger renders when capturing data from the user. useState, by now, is a well known and handy hook since it was implemented in React 16.8. When setting our state variable with useState, it causes a render of...

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