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isEmpty( )

Refines a query or filter to match items whose specified property does not exist or does not have any value.

Description

The isEmpty() function refines a WixDataQuery or WixDataFilter to only match items where the value of the specified property is null or undefined or the property does not exist.

If the property contains any value at all for a given item, including the empty string or an invalid value, that item will match the query.

Syntax

function isEmpty(propertyName: string): WixDataQuery

isEmpty Parameters

NAME
TYPE
DESCRIPTION
propertyName

string

The the property in which to check for a value.

Returns

A WixDataQuery object representing the refined query.

Return Type:

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Add an isEmpty filter to a query

Code Example

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1let newQuery = query.isEmpty("bio");
Create a query, add an isEmpty filter, and run it

Code Example

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1import wixData from 'wix-data';
2
3// ...
4
5wixData.query("myCollection")
6 .isEmpty("bio")
7 .find()
8 .then( (results) => {
9 if(results.items.length > 0) {
10 let items = results.items;
11 let firstItem = items[0];
12 let totalCount = results.totalCount;
13 let pageSize = results.pageSize;
14 let currentPage = results.currentPage;
15 let totalPages = results.totalPages;
16 let hasNext = results.hasNext();
17 let hasPrev = results.hasPrev();
18 let length = results.length;
19 let query = results.query;
20 } else {
21 // handle case where no matching items found
22 }
23 } )
24 .catch( (error) => {
25 let errorMsg = error.message;
26 let code = error.code;
27 } );
Create a query, add an isEmpty filter, and run it

Code Example

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1import wixData from 'wix-data';
2
3// ...
4
5wixData.query("myCollection")
6 .isEmpty("bio")
7 .gt("age", 25)
8 .ascending("last_name", "first_name")
9 .limit(10)
10 .find()
11 .then( (results) => {
12 if(results.items.length > 0) {
13 let items = results.items;
14 let firstItem = items[0];
15 let totalCount = results.totalCount;
16 let pageSize = results.pageSize;
17 let currentPage = results.currentPage;
18 let totalPages = results.totalPages;
19 let hasNext = results.hasNext();
20 let hasPrev = results.hasPrev();
21 let length = results.length;
22 let query = results.query;
23 } else {
24 // handle case where no matching items found
25 }
26 } )
27 .catch( (error) => {
28 let errorMsg = error.message;
29 let code = error.code;
30 } );