How to show SnackBar in Flutter using Global key

Flutter shows snack bar using Scaffold. First create an instance of Snackpbar and then use Scaffold and contest to invoke Showsnackbar method.

var info = SnackBar(content: Text('Project Updated'));

Won’t work

This don’t work ? There are other method that should work, which involves the following.

  • Create ScaffoldState Global Key
  • Use it in Scaffold
  • Use CurrentState.ShowSnackBar method to Showsnackbar



Create a global key variable and apply the key to in your StatefullWidget as follows

class _MyHomePageState extends State<MyHomePage> {
  final _globalKey = GlobalKey<ScaffoldState>();

Add the key to scaffold widget

 Widget build(BuildContext context) {
    return SafeArea(
      child: Scaffold(
        key: _globalKey,

and show the SnackBar using key

var info = SnackBar(content: Text('Project Saved'),);

It should work. These Flutter posts may help you

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