{{data name}}

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{{data name[ key]}}

Adds the current [can.stache.context context] to the element's can.data.


  1. name {String}

    The name of the data attribute to use for the context.


It is common to want some data in the template to be available on an element. {{data name}} allows you to save the context so it can later be retrieved by can.data or $.fn.data.

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Getting more specific

By passing a key name as the second argument to the data helper, you can specify which data is used: {{data name key}}.

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