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Add tooltips to the Drawer items


Product Drawer for Blazor


I would like to add Tooltips to the Drawer's navigation icons.


To add a tooltip to the drawer navigation icons you have to use the ItemTemplate to set a title attribute to the desired element (like the span that contains the icon).

If using a TelerikTooltip, add a suitable CSS selector, which targets the span with the icon, to the TargetSelector parameter of the component.

When using an ItemTemplate, the Drawer can still navigate automatically if the UrlField parameter is set, or if the Drawer data items have a populated Url property.

Add a tooltip to the Drawer navigation icons

<TelerikTooltip TargetSelector=".k-drawer-items span.icon-container[title]" />

    <TelerikButton OnClick="@ToggleDrawer" Icon="@SvgIcon.Menu">Toggle Drawer</TelerikButton>

<TelerikDrawer @ref="@DrawerRef"
    <ItemTemplate Context="item">

        @* When UrlField is set or there is Url property, the Drawer will navigate automatically. *@

        <span class="icon-container" title="@item.Title">
            <TelerikSvgIcon Icon="@item.Icon" />
        <span class="k-item-text">@item.Text</span>

        @* *** *@

        @* When UrlField is not set and there is no Url property, navigate manually with NavLink or NavigationManager. *@

            <TelerikSvgIcon Icon="@item.Icon" />
        <NavLink class="k-item-text drawer-navlink">


    .drawer-navlink {
        color: inherit;
        text-decoration: none;

@code {
    private TelerikDrawer<DrawerItem>? DrawerRef { get; set; }

    private IEnumerable<DrawerItem> DrawerData { get; set; } = new List<DrawerItem>
        new DrawerItem { Title="Counter Title", Text = "Counter", Icon = SvgIcon.Plus, Url = "counter" },
        new DrawerItem { Title="FetchData Title", Text = "FetchData", Icon = SvgIcon.GridLayout, Url = "fetchdata" },

    private async Task ToggleDrawer()
        await DrawerRef?.ToggleAsync();

    public class DrawerItem
        public string Title { get; set; } = string.Empty;
        public string Text { get; set; } = string.Empty;
        public ISvgIcon? Icon { get; set; }
        public string Url { get; set; } = string.Empty;
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