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How to get the current route in react-navigation?

React Navigation
October 25th, 2020 · 1 min read

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Many times we want to know the current route name & index for different purposes. here we the simplest way to get the current route name from react-navigation.

You get the below example to get the current index & current route name.

1// for current index
2let index = this.props.navigation.state.index;
4// for current route name
5let routeName = this.props.navigation.state.routes[index].key;

For React, navigation v5 Users have the option to get the current route name using useRoute().

1import {useRoute} from '@react-navigation/native';
3const route = useRoute();

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