Creating custom knockout bindings in typescript.

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In Javascript you create a custom knockout.js binding like this

//Initialise the binding to the value in the input
ko.bindingHandlers.initValue = {
    init: function (element, valueAccessor) {

But in TypeScript you’ll get the error

Property 'initValue' does not exist on type 'KnockoutBindingHandlers'.

Just create a definition file for your custom bindings, something like knockout.bindings.d.ts and provide a definition for your binding.

interface KnockoutBindingHandlers {
    initValue: KnockoutBindingHandler;

Now it will transpile correctly.

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