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Implement ListView Popup Editing


Product ListView for Blazor


How to use popup editing for the ListView component, similar to the Grid?


The steps below assume that the ListView data items are of type TItem.

  1. Define an additional variable of type TItem in the Razor component. This variable will hold the copy of the ListView item, which is in edit or create mode. In the example below, this is ProductInEditMode.
  2. Define a Telerik Window that will contain the popup edit form. Bind the Window's Visible parameter to some variable. Configure the Window's dimensions, modality, actions, etc.
  3. Define a Telerik Form inside the Window's <WindowContent>. Set the Form's Model parameter to the variable of type TItem from step 1. You can also use an EditContext instead of a Model.
  4. Add an edit Button to the ListView <Template>. Use a lambda expression to pass the ListView template context as an argument to the Button's OnClick handler. Assign the context property values to the variable from step 1.
  5. Add a Button to the ListView <HeaderTemplate> or anywhere outside the ListView. This Button's OnClick handler will create a new instance of TItem and assign it to the variable from step 1.
  6. Set the Window's Visible parameter to true on add/edit Button click.
  7. Use the Form's OnValidSubmit or OnSubmit event to save the ListView item to the database, Rebind() the ListView, and hide the Window.

ListView Popup Editing

@using System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations

<TelerikListView @ref="@ListViewRef"
        <div class="listview-item">
            <h3>Product Name</h3>
            <TelerikButton OnClick="@OnAddClick">Add</TelerikButton>
        <div class="listview-item">
                <li><strong>Price</strong>: @context.Price.ToString("C2")</li>
                <li><strong>Stock</strong>: @context.Stock</li>
                <li><strong>Released</strong>: @context.ReleaseDate?.ToString("d")</li>
                <li><strong>In Production</strong>: @context.InProduction</li>
            <TelerikButton OnClick="@( () => OnEditClick(context) )">Edit</TelerikButton>

<TelerikWindow Width="40vw"
        <WindowAction Name="Close" />
    <WindowTitle>@( ProductInEditMode?.Id > 0 ? ProductInEditMode!.Name : "Add New Product" )</WindowTitle>
        <TelerikForm Model="@ProductInEditMode"
                <TelerikButton ThemeColor="@ThemeConstants.Button.ThemeColor.Primary">Submit</TelerikButton>
                <TelerikButton ButtonType="@ButtonType.Button"
                               OnClick="@( () => EditWindowVisible = false )">Cancel</TelerikButton>

    .listview-item {
        display: flex;
        gap: 2em;
        align-items: center;
        justify-content: space-between;
        padding: 1em 2em;

        .listview-item h3 {
            flex: 0 0 160px;

    :nth-child(2n+1) > .listview-item {
        background: rgba(0, 0, 0, .04);

@code {
    private TelerikListView<Product> ListViewRef { get; set; } = null!;

    private List<Product> ListViewData { get; set; } = new List<Product>();

    private bool EditWindowVisible { get; set; }

    private Product? ProductInEditMode { get; set; }

    private int LastId { get; set; }

    private async Task OnFormValidSubmit()
        if (ProductInEditMode!.Id != default)
            var originalIndex = ListViewData.FindIndex(x => x.Id == ProductInEditMode.Id);
            ListViewData[originalIndex] = ProductInEditMode;
            ProductInEditMode.Id = ++LastId;
            ListViewData.Insert(0, ProductInEditMode);

        // Simulate remote data request.
        await Task.Delay(100);

        // Refresh the ListView to show the changes.

        EditWindowVisible = false;

    private void OnEditClick(Product dataItem)
        // Clone the data item, so that users can cancel editing.
        ProductInEditMode = dataItem.Clone();

        EditWindowVisible = true;

    private void OnAddClick()
        ProductInEditMode = new Product();

        EditWindowVisible = true;

    protected override void OnInitialized()
        var rnd = new Random();

        for (int i = 1; i <= 3; i++)
            ListViewData.Add(new Product()
                Id = ++LastId,
                Name = $"Product {i}",
                Price = (decimal)rnd.Next(1, 100),
                Stock = rnd.Next(0, 50),
                ReleaseDate = DateTime.Now.AddDays(-rnd.Next(60, 1000)),
                InProduction = i % 3 == 0

    public class Product
        public int Id { get; set; }

        public string Name { get; set; } = string.Empty;

        public decimal Price { get; set; }

        public int Stock { get; set; }

        [Display(Name = "Release Date")]
        public DateTime? ReleaseDate { get; set; }

        [Display(Name = "In Production")]
        public bool InProduction { get; set; }

        public Product Clone()
            return new Product()
                Id = Id,
                Name = Name,
                Price = Price,
                Stock = Stock,
                ReleaseDate = ReleaseDate,
                InProduction = InProduction

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