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What does the component do?

  • Display of messages.

When should the component be used?

  • For information on the status of the application.
  • When technical errors occur.
  • When carrying out longer-lasting actions.


  • Field validations (e.g. for the text input) are used for incorrect entries.
  • If the illustration is used by SBB employees, a woman or a man is shown at random.


The component has the following states:

  • Default
  • Error
  • Loading


The component has the following variants:

  • Illustration: Optional
  • Error Code: Optional
  • Retry-Button: Optional

Message with illustration

Message, with illustration
Message, with illustration

Message without illustration

Message, without illustration
Message, without illustration



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