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Slide API

The API documentation of the Slide React component. Learn more about the properties and the CSS customization points.

import Slide from '@material-ui/core/Slide';

The Slide transition is used by the Drawer component. It uses react-transition-group internally.


Name Type Default Description
children element A single child content element.
⚠️ Needs to be able to hold a ref.
direction enum: 'left' |
 'right' |
 'up' |
'down' Direction the child node will enter from.
in bool If true, show the component; triggers the enter or exit animation.
timeout union: number |
 { enter?: number, exit?: number }
{ enter: duration.enteringScreen, exit: duration.leavingScreen,} The duration for the transition, in milliseconds. You may specify a single timeout for all transitions, or individually with an object.

The ref is attached to a component class.

Any other properties supplied will be provided to the root element (Transition).


The properties of the Transition component, from react-transition-group, are also available. You can take advantage of this behavior to target nested components.


The component can cause issues in StrictMode.