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Events in Akuko empower you to design dynamic and interactive interfaces by defining how your content responds to user interactions. By combining various events, you can create immersive user experiences that engage and inform your audience effectively.

You can create complex interactions by combining multiple events to fire multiple effects simultaneously or sequentially. This flexibility enables you to design rich interactive interfaces that respond to user actions in a meaningful and engaging way.

Configuring Events

  • Events are configured at the component level.
  • In the Akuko editor, open a component's settings and scroll down to Events.
  • Hit the plus button to create a new Event.
  • Choose from the available triggers, e.g. "Click".
  • Select and configure the Event.

Event types

Here are the available events in Akuko:

Toggle Layout

Purpose: Toggles the visibility of a layout, allowing you to show or hide specific content areas or elements on user interaction.

Hide Layout

Hides a layout, making its content invisible to users when triggered.

Show Layout

Reveals a hidden layout, displaying its content to users upon activation.

Fly To

This event is used for positioning maps and can smoothly navigate the map to a specific location or viewpoint when triggered.

Toggle Layer

Toggles the visibility of a layer on a map. Useful for showing or hiding specific map layers in response to user actions.

Hide Layer

Hides a specific layer on a map when triggered.

Show Layer

Reveals a hidden layer on a map, making it visible to users upon activation.

Update Filter Value

This event allows you to update filter values based on user interactions, dynamically modifying data presentations or visualizations.

Clear Filter Value

Clears filter values that have been applied, restoring the default state or view of data presentations or visualizations.