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Here is the people picker I am using within my component's Render:

<PeoplePicker context={this.props.context} titleText="" personSelectionLimit={1} groupName={""} showtooltip={true}  selectedItems={this._employeeName} showHiddenInUI={false} principalTypes={[PrincipalType.User]} resolveDelay={1000} ensureUser={true} disabled={false} defaultSelectedUsers={this.state.userEmail ? this.state.userEmail : []} />
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I would suggest adding a selectedUsers value to your state, which you could set in your constructor's state initialization to this._employeeName, then you would change the selectedItems attribute in your PeoplePicker to selectedItems={this.state.selectedUsers}

At that point you would be able to use whatever logic you need within your component to call this.setState({selectedUsers: null})

  • I am using to selectedItems={this._employeeName} to get user profile properties of employee on resolve that is the problem I cannot change that – chandra shekhar joshi Jan 17 at 15:45
  • If you cannot change what selectedItems is bound to, then I think you are stuck. If you bind to a private variable instead of a state value, you'd have to completely re-instantiate the component to change the bound value. – willman Jan 17 at 16:01
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It should work to set this._employeeName to null and to reset user state you are using for defaultSelectedUsers this.state.userMail to []. By setting the state you trigger a rerendering while you deleted the current selected information by setting _employeeName to null or undefined

  • I am using this.setState({userEmail : ' ',}); this._employeeName(this.state.userEmail); – chandra shekhar joshi Jan 17 at 14:59
  • Does this work or is this the way you go but doesn't work? It could be to fast, so the second call will use old state values. If you want to work that way use setTimeout ---> this.setState({userEmail : ' '});setTimeout(() => this._employeeName(this.state.userEmail), 50); – MP_89 Jan 17 at 15:06
  • I was trying without settimeout but even after using settimeout it is not working – chandra shekhar joshi Jan 17 at 15:37

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