Reactjs controlled input not working?

Hi I am working on React: Create a Controlled Input
I am not sure why my solution isn’t working. I am able to see the desired results. Can anyone please take a look.

class ControlledInput extends React.Component {
  constructor(props) {
    this.state = {
      input: ''
    // change code below this line
    this.handleChange = this.handleChange.bind(this)
    // change code above this line
  // change code below this line
  // change code above this line
  render() {
    return (
        { /* change code below this line */}
        <input type='text' value={this.state.value} onChange = {this.handleChange} />
        { /* change code above this line */}
        <h4>Controlled Input:</h4>

Hello there,

Have a think about your component’s state, and this line:

<input type='text' value={this.state.value} 

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Thank you.

Thank you
It worked by changing


But why was it working this.state.value if value isn’t part of state?

This is more of an accessibility issue, than anything else. It works for the same reason, if your remove the value attribute from the input it still works…because HTML is very forgiving, and any text input into the input will automatically be stored in the value of that input.

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