Alex Alex - 8 months ago 109
React JSX Question

React createElement type should not be null/ Uncaught Invariant Violation

I'm trying to render a multi-select component within a nav bar but am coming back with these errors:

warning.js:36Warning: React.createElement: type should not be null,
undefined, boolean, or number. It should be a string (for DOM
elements) or a ReactClass (for composite components). Check the render
method of

invariant.js:38 Uncaught Invariant Violation: Element type is invalid:
expected a string (for built-in components) or a class/function (for
composite components) but got: undefined. Check the render method of

Pointers in the right direction would be greatly appreciated.

Filter Code:

import React from 'react';

//Event Types Filter
class EventsFilters extends React.Component {
//Define react properties
static propTypes: {
setLocalStorage: 'jjj',
selectedFilters: 'sds',

render() {

var SelectList = React.SelectList;
var items = [
{id: 0, name: 'Workflow Event'},
{id: 1, name: 'Dev Event'},

//Event Workflow Select List
var EventsWorkflowFilters = (
className='selectlist-unstyled list-inline filter-list'
multiple="true" />



export default EventsFilters;


React does not provide a SelectList component so your SelectList variable is undefined, you need to do it yourself or check on npm if someone already has. For example you can use and check the documentation to see how to use it.

Hope this help