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Data Binding

The DropDownTree HTML helper provides support for declaratively defining its items and for local (on the server) and remote (using a DataSource configuration object) binding.

Declaring DropDownTree Items

The DropDownTree allows you to declare all of its items within the HTML helper declaration.

The following example demonstrates how to configure a DropDownTree with three levels of hierarchy.

    .Items(dropdowntree =>
        dropdowntree.Add().Text("My Documents")
            .Items(root =>
                root.Add().Text("Kendo UI Project")
                    .Items(project =>

                root.Add().Text("New Web Site");

The DropDownTree supports the following data-binding approaches:

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