Is there something like forceUpdate?

Posted by Prem Tiwari | Updated on

Both useState and useReducer Hooks bail out of updates if the next value is the same as the previous one. Mutating state in place and calling setState will not cause a re-render.

Normally, you shouldn’t mutate local state in React. However, as an escape hatch, you can use an incrementing counter to force a re-render even if the state has not changed:

Try to avoid this pattern if possible.


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