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Instant Kendo UI Grid

James R. Lamar

Practical recipes to learn the Kendo UI Mobile library and its various components for building mobile applications effectively
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Book Details

ISBN 139781849699136
Paperback56 pages

About This Book

  • Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results
  • Understand how to allow users to manipulate data
  • Learn how to make large data sets easy to manage and filter
  • Discover how to dress up tables to make them look more appealing

Who This Book Is For

This book is for anyone with some basic HTML, CSS, and JavaScript experience. Intermediate and advanced users will find several helpful examples as well. Whether you are predominantly a designer or a developer, this book will work for you.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Instant Kendo UI Grid
See what Kendo UI Grids can do (Simple)
How to change your theme (Simple)
Using built-in sorting (Simple)
Using built-in paging (Simple)
Using built-in grouping (Simple)
Using conditional JavaScript (Simple)
Customizing and formatting column data (Simple)
Filtering column data (Simple)
Working with aggregates (Intermediate)
Getting a handle on toolbar templates (Intermediate)
Customizing grid rows (Intermediate)
Creating a grid within a grid (Advanced)
Working with remote data (Advanced)
Batch editing (Advanced)
Inline editing (Advanced)
Working with user events (Advanced)
Advanced API example (Advanced)

What You Will Learn

  • Customize and format columns and data
  • Learn to group data
  • Give CRUD operation control to the user
  • Work with aggregates
  • Connect to remote data sources
  • Create several types of editors for the grid
  • Interact with user events
  • Explore the Kendo UI API

In Detail

Kendo grids are the perfect fit if you need a powerful set of tools to let users manipulate data, or even if you just want a great way to dress up existing tables.

Instant Kendo UI Grid is a practical, hands-on guide that will provide dozens of working examples and also serve as a reference for customizing your grids in no time. It will teach you to create detailed and beautiful grids. This book takes you through the many options and variations of using Kendo UI grids. The readers will end up being comfortable implementing grids in any relevant situation.

You will learn about how to develop elaborate grids to handle any CRUD (Create, Read, Update, Delete) operation in a way that is easily maintained and even easier to develop. Styling is a breeze with Kendo UI themes, which also happens to include a theme to match the ever popular Twitter Bootstrap.

Instant Kendo UI Grid is your go-to reference for creating amazingly beautiful and highly functional grids for tabular data.


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