ASP.NET MVC Drawer Overview

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The Telerik UI Drawer HtmlHelper for ASP.NET MVC is a server-side wrapper for the Kendo UI Drawer widget.

The Drawer is a dismissible panel used for navigation in responsive web applications or changing the content of a section on a specific page.

Initializing the Drawer

The following example demonstrates how to define the Drawer.

                <li data-role='drawer-item'>First Item</li>
                <li data-role='drawer-separator'></li>
                <li data-role='drawer-item'>Second Item</li>
                <li data-role='drawer-item' class='k-selected'>Third Item</li>
        .Content(@"<div style='height: 200px;'>Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet consectetur adipisicing elit. Error accusantium odit, optio nulla maiores quo neque fugit debitis dignissimos incidunt maxime?</div>")

Functionality and Features

  • Display modes—The component provides three display modes that allow you to control how the Drawer is displayed on the screen.
  • Interaction modes—The Drawer supports the overlay and push interaction modes, and you can determine if it will be rendered on left or right side.
  • Templates—With the built-in item templates, you control how the Drawer items are rendered.
  • Hierarchy—The Drawer allows you to display hierarchically organized items.
  • Events—The Drawer allows you to handle its events and implement custom functionality.
  • Expanded—The Drawer can be expanded by default using this setting.

Next Steps

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