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AngularJS ng-init Directive


Create a variable when initiating the application:

<div ng-app="" ng-init="myText='Hello World!'">

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Definition and Usage

The ng-init directive evaluates the given expression(s).

The ng-init directive can add some unnecessary logic into the scope, and you are recommended to do your evaluations in a controller instead, see the ng-controller directive.


<element ng-init="expression" ></element>

Supported by all HTML elements.

Parameter Values

Value Description
expression An expression to evaluate.