# Required

If you need to ensure that a selection is made before a form is submitted, you can use the required attribute in combination with the search scoped slot in order to do so.

However, the search input within the component does not actually store a value, so simply adding the required attribute won't work. Instead, we'll bind the attribute dynamically, so that it's only present if we don't have a selection.

<v-select :options="books" label="title" v-model="selected">
  <template #search="{attributes, events}">