RSKMR RSKMR - 1 year ago 88
AngularJS Question

Angularjs + directive Isolate two way data binding not working

I try to update the list using directive template. But its not update the data after http request.


<div ng-repeat=" comment in [{name:"A"},{name:"B"},{name:"C"}]">
<div lookup-product-icon lookup="lookupProduct(comment)" products="products"></div>
<div lookup-products></div>


var app = angular.module('myApp');
app.directive('lookupProductIcon', function() {
return {
scope : {
lookup : "&"
template : '<div ng-click="lookup()">Use me!</div>',

app.directive('lookupProducts', function() {
return {
restrict : 'EA',
transclude : false,
scope : {
products : '='
templateUrl : 'lists.html'


$scope.products = [];
$scope.lookupProduct = function(lists) {
var details = {
name :,
host : $scope.host_name
productService.lookupProduct(details).then(function(data) {
$scope.products = data.list;
//Here display the lists in developer tools.
}).catch(function(data) {
if (data.message) {



<li ng-repeat = "product in products"> {{}} </li>

Once I click the "Use me!" means then i need to send the http request and then display the lists for the respective content in list.html.

lookupProduct function working but only thing is the products not updating.


I added two directives.
1. lookupProductIcon - Display the text. Once this text clicked means need to the http get request and then response need to update in list.html (lookupProducts directive)
2. lookupProducts - Here the the data not updating.

Answer Source

Your lookupProducts directive has a scope variable products that is not being passed in your html markup.

You need to pass in an array of products to your lookupProducts directive.

<div lookup-products products="products"></div>

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