footerTemplate String|Function

The template used to render the footer template. The footer template receives the widget itself as a part of the data argument. Use the widget fields directly in the template.


instance Object

The widget instance.

Example - specify footerTemplate as a string

<input id="dropdownlist" />
let encode = kendo.htmlEncode;
  dataSource: [
    { id: 1, name: "Apples" },
    { id: 2, name: "Oranges" }
  dataTextField: "name",
  dataValueField: "id",
  footerTemplate: ({ instance }) => `Total <strong>${encode(}</strong> items found`
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