Angular - Cannot find name 'Validators' - Solved

By Hardik Savani October 20, 2023 Category : Angular

If you need to see example of Cannot find name 'Validators' in angular. you can understand a concept of angular error ts2304 cannot find name 'Validators'. We will use angular cannot find Validators error. step by step explain angular cannot find name Validators.

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In this post, I will give you the solution of "Cannot find name 'Validators'" in angular application. we need to import Validators from @angular/forms library. so let's see below the solution and full code.

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let's import Validators from @angular/forms npm package, as bellow:

Import Validators:

import { Validators } from '@angular/forms';

Let's see bellow working code:


import { Component, OnInit } from '@angular/core';

import { FormControl, FormGroup, Validators} from '@angular/forms';


selector: 'app-root',

templateUrl: './app.component.html',

styleUrls: ['./app.component.css']


export class AppComponent implements OnInit{

title = 'my-new-app';

ngOnInit() {

this.title = "Title Updated";


form = new FormGroup({

name: new FormControl('', [Validators.required, Validators.minLength(3)]),

email: new FormControl('', [Validators.required,]),

body: new FormControl('', Validators.required)


get f(){

return this.form.controls;






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