knockout default value

Posted on 2015-02-12
Last Modified: 2015-02-13
how can i set the value for a observable filed for the first time using a custom binding i.e. initialize it with a value then if something changes make changes using observable.
Question by:gvkr
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Rob Jurd, EE MVE earned 500 total points
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When you define it in your view model:


var vm = {
    somevar: ko.observable("default value");


A custom binding will use this value if referenced.

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