Join egghead, unlock knowledge.

Want more egghead?

This lesson is for members. Join us? Get access to all 3,000+ tutorials + a community with expert developers around the world.

Unlock This Lesson
Become a member
to unlock all features

Level Up!

Access all courses & lessons on egghead today and lock-in your price for life.


    Validate Compound Component Context Consumers


    If someone uses one of our compound components outside the React.createContext <ToggleContext.Provider />, they will experience a confusing error. We could provide a default value for our context, but in our situation that doesn't make sense. Instead let's build a simple function component which does validation of our contextValue that comes from the <ToggleContext.Consumer />. That way we can provide a more helpful error message.