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Initiates the PDF export and returns a promise. Also triggers the pdfExport event.

Calling this method may trip the built-in browser pop-up blocker. To avoid that, call this method as a response to an end-user action, e.g. a button click.

ReturnsPromise A promise that will be resolved when the export completes. The same promise is available in the pdfExport event arguments.

Example - manually initiate PDF export

<button id="export">Export to PDF</button>
<div id="gantt"></div>
    dataSource: [
            id: 1,
            orderId: 0,
            parentId: null,
            title: "Task1",
            start: new Date("2014/6/17 9:00"),
            end: new Date("2014/6/17 11:00")

$("#export").click(function(e) {
    var gantt = $("#gantt").data("kendoGantt");
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