Service Methods

More advanced methods can be used if a higher degree of customisation is required.


Returns true if a user is signed in. It does not distinguish between user types.

userSignedIn(): boolean


Returns current user type as string like specified in the options.

get currentUserType(): string


Returns current user data as returned by devise token auth. This variable is null after page reload until the .validateToken() call is answerd by the backend.

get currentUserData(): UserData


Returns current authentication data which are used to set auth headers.

get currentAuthData(): AuthData


Sets or returns the current Options.

get tokenOptions(): AngularTokenOptions
set tokenOptions(options: AngularTokenOptions)