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Gets the data item (model) with the specified id.

The get method requires the schema.model option to be set and the id of the model to be specified.


id Number |String

The id of the model to look for.


kendo.data.Model the model instance. Returns undefined if a model with the specified id is not found.

Example - find a model by id

var dataSource = new kendo.data.DataSource({
  data: [
    {id: 1, name: "Jane Doe" },
    {id: 2, name: "John Doe" }
  schema: {
    model: { id: "id" }
dataSource.fetch(function() {
  var dataItem = dataSource.get(1);
  console.log(dataItem.name); // displays "Jane Doe"
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