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    4. Adding Create Page

    Create page is the page where you can create the record. In this tutorial, we will create the create page for the blog_posts resource.

    Creating Create Page

    First, let's create our file under the src/pages/blog-posts folder. We will name it create.tsx. Then, we will copy the create page code generated by Inferencer and paste it into the file.

    To copy the code and paste it into the file, follow the steps below:

    1. Navigate to the localhost:3000/blog-posts in your browser.

    2. To open the create page, click the "Create" button in the top right corner of the table.

    3. On the create page, click on the "Show Code" button in the bottom right corner of the page.

    4. You can see the create page code generated by Inferencer. Click on the "Copy" button to copy the code.

    5. Paste the code into the you created, create.tsx file.

    You can see the create page code generated by Inferencer below:

    Live previews only work with the latest documentation.

    Instead of coding the create page component from scratch, Inferencer've created the required code base on API response, so that we can customize.

    Understanding the Create Component

    We will go through the create page components and hooks one by one.

    Handling Relationships

    In the edit page, we may need to select a record from another resource. For example, we may need to select a category from the categories resource to assign the blog post to the category. In this case, we can use the useAutocomplete hook provided by refine. This hook fetches the data by passing the params to the dataProvider's getList method. Then, it returns the necessary props for the <Autocomplete/> component.

    Refer to the useAutocomplete documentation for more information

    Refer to the Material UI <Autocomplete/> documentation for more information

    In the auto-generated create page code, Inferencer used the useAutocomplete hook to select a category from the categories resource like below:

    const { selectProps: categorySelectProps } = useAutocomplete({
    resource: "categories",

    Adding the Create Page to the App

    Now that we have created the create page, we need to add it to the App.tsx file.

    1. Open src/App.tsx file on your editor.

    2. Import the created BlogPostCreate component.

    3. Replace the MuiInferencer component with the BlogPostCreate component.

    import { Refine } from "@pankod/refine-core";
    import {
    } from "@pankod/refine-mui";
    import routerProvider from "@pankod/refine-react-router-v6";
    import dataProvider from "@pankod/refine-simple-rest";
    import { MuiInferencer } from "@pankod/refine-inferencer/mui";

    import { BlogPostList } from "pages/blog-posts/list";
    import { BlogPostEdit } from "pages/blog-posts/edit";
    import { BlogPostShow } from "pages/blog-posts/show";
    import { BlogPostCreate } from "pages/blog-posts/create";

    const App: React.FC = () => {
    return (
    <ThemeProvider theme={LightTheme}>
    <CssBaseline />
    <GlobalStyles styles={{ html: { WebkitFontSmoothing: "auto" } }} />
    catchAll={<ErrorComponent />}
    name: "blog_posts",
    list: BlogPostList,
    edit: BlogPostEdit,
    show: BlogPostShow,
    create: BlogPostCreate,
    export default App;

    Now, we can see the create page in the browser at localhost:3000/blog-posts/create