PacktLib: Learning Kendo UI Web Development

Learning Kendo UI Web Development

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Interacting with Data: DataSource, Templates, TabStrip, and Grid

Setting up the sample project

KendoUI syntax styles

Kendo UI MVC – basics

Managing data

Page layout

Summary

The AutoComplete Widget and its Usage

AutoComplete widget – basics

Binding AutoComplete to Remote Data

Using AutoComplete with MVC through Models

Using AutoComplete with MVC through Ajax

Sending data to the server

Using Templates to Customize AutoComplete

Configuring all of the AutoComplete properties

Hooking into AutoComplete widget events

Using the API AutoComplete methods

Summary

Using and Customizing Calendar

Calendar widget – basics

Configuring the Calendar widget

Calendar Widget using MVC

Methods available on the Calendar widget

Events fired by the Calendar widget

Summary

The Kendo MVVM Framework

Understanding MVVM – basics

Data-bind properties for Kendo MVVM

Declarative widgets through Data-Role MVVM attributes

Summary

HTML Editor and Custom Tools

Understanding the HTML Editor

Adding and removing buttons from the toolbar

Adding the Styles tool

Customizing HTML Editor tools

Using the HTML Editor API

Summary

Menu and ListView

Learning the Menu widget basics

The Kendo UI ListView

Summary

Implementing PanelBar and TabStrip

PanelBar basics

Introducing the TabStrip widget

Summary

Slider Essentials

Introducing Slider and RangeSlider

Basic implementation using MVC extension methods

Using tooltips and pop-up texts

Customizing the user interface of the slider widgets

Learning API methods

Hooking into events

Summary

Implementing the Splitter and TreeView Widgets

The Splitter widget

TreeView

Summary

The Upload and Window Widgets

Uploading files

The Kendo UI Window widget

Summary

Web API Examples

Getting familiar with the ASP.NET Web API

Getting familiar with Entity Framework Code First

Getting familiar with OData

Using DataSourceRequest with Kendo Grid

Driving the ListView with Web API

Summary

Index