Nuxt Vuex Localstorage

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Nuxt Vuex Localstorage

Overview:

The Nuxt Vuex Localstorage plugin allows for more efficient use of local and session storage by connecting Vuex and Web storage. It offers various features such as data binding through local storage in multiple browser tabs, strong data encryption functionality, support for environments where web storage is not supported (such as Safari private mode) through "cookie mode," and compatibility with Electron. The plugin provides different modes of installation and supports additional security options such as setting expiration time for values stored in web storage. It also offers version management and allows for usage with server-side events.

Features:

  • Efficient Storage: Connects Vuex and Web storage to utilize local and session storage more efficiently.
  • Data Binding: Enables easy management of data binding through local storage in multiple browser tabs.
  • Data Encryption: Provides strong data encryption functionality to enhance web storage security.
  • Cookie Mode: Supports "cookie mode" for environments where web storage is not supported, such as Safari private mode.
  • Compatibility with Electron: Works well with Electron applications.
  • Multiple Installation Modes: Allows for installation in default (auto), API, or manual mode.
  • Expiration Time Functionality: Offers the option to set an expiration time for values stored in web storage.
  • Version Management: Allows for version management by initializing the storage value when the version is changed.
  • Usage with Server Side Events: Enables the use of server-side functions such as fetch and asyncData before components are mounted.
  • IE Compatibility: Provides transpilation and polyfill for environments where web storage is not supported.

Installation:

  • Default (Auto) Mode:

    npm install nuxt-vuex-localstorage
    

    Add the following code to your Vuex store:

    import { localStorage, sessionStorage } from 'nuxt-vuex-localstorage'
    
    export const plugins = [
      localStorage([
        // Define your local storage modules here
      ]),
      sessionStorage([
        // Define your session storage modules here
      ])
    ]
    
  • API Mode:

    npm install nuxt-vuex-localstorage
    

    Add the following code to your Vuex store:

    import { localStorage, sessionStorage } from 'nuxt-vuex-localstorage'
    
    export const plugins = [
      localStorage(
        [
          // Define your local storage modules here
        ],
        {
          api: 'https://api.example.com',
          keyName: 'data',
        }
      ),
      sessionStorage(
        [
          // Define your session storage modules here
        ],
        {
          api: 'https://api.example.com',
          keyName: 'data',
        }
      )
    ]
    
  • Manual Mode:

    npm install nuxt-vuex-localstorage
    

    Add the following code to your Vuex store:

    import { localStorage, sessionStorage } from 'nuxt-vuex-localstorage'
    
    export const plugins = [
      localStorage([
        // Define your local storage modules here
      ]),
      sessionStorage([
        // Define your session storage modules here
      ])
    ]
    
    // To manually connect to web storage, set the status value in the store file of web storage.
    // Set the status to true to connect to web storage.
    // Connect to web storage after setting the encryption key value using the $setWebStorageKey method.
    

For further details and usage examples, refer to the GitHub readme.

Summary:

The Nuxt Vuex Localstorage plugin is a useful tool for optimizing the usage of local and session storage in Nuxt.js applications. It provides features like data binding, data encryption, compatibility with Electron, and support for environments where web storage is not available. The different installation modes and additional security options offer flexibility and improved control over the storage process. With version management and support for server-side events, this plugin enhances the functionality and performance of web storage management in Nuxt.js applications.

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