React Select as a Drop-Down Editor


// Set up a custom component that will render React Select
class CustomSelect extends SurveyReact.SurveyQuestionDropdown {
    constructor(props) {
    // Convert the `visibleChoices` array to a format supported by React Select
    get options() {
      return => {
         return {value: c.value, label: c.value }
    // Retrieve an option object based on the question value
    get selectedOption() {
      return this.options.filter((o) => o.value == this.question.value);
    // Set the question value to the selected option value
    onSelectChange = (selectedOption) => {
    renderElement() {
        // If the question is non-editable, render a stylized div
        if (this.isDisplayMode) {
        return (
<div id={this.question.inputId} className={this.question.getControlClass()} disabled>
    {(this.question.displayValue || this.question.placeholder)}

        // Otherwise, render the React Select component
        return (
<Select id={this.question.inputId}
        menuPortalTarget={document.querySelector('body')} />

// Register the CustomSelect component as a renderer under a custom name "sv-dropdown-react"
  (props) => {
    return React.createElement(CustomSelect, props);

// Register "sv-dropdown-react" as a renderer for questions whose `type` is "dropdown" and `renderAs` property is "dropdown-react"

// Set "dropdown-react" as a default value for the `renderAs` property of all "dropdown" questions
Survey.Serializer.findProperty("dropdown", "renderAs").defaultValue = "dropdown-react";

const options = { showLogicTab: true };            
                var creator = new SurveyCreator.SurveyCreator(options);
                        <SurveyCreator.SurveyCreatorComponent creator={creator} />
creator.JSON = {
    "elements": [
            "type": "dropdown",
            "name": "car",
            "title": "Which is the brand of your car?",
            "showNoneItem": true,
            "choices": [
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