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Important: This event is available with the Q3 2015 SP1 release.

Fired when navigatable is enabled and the user change current item with either mouse or keyboard interaction.

The event handler function context (available via the this keyword) will be set to the widget instance.

Event Data

e.element jQuery

A jQuery object of the new hightlighted cell.

e.sender kendo.ui.Grid

The widget instance which fired the event.

Example - subscribe to the "navigate" event during initialization

<div id="grid"></div>
<script>
$("#grid").kendoGrid({
  columns: [
    { field: "id", width: 100, locked: true },
    { field: "name", width: 100 },
    { field: "age", width: 50 }
  ],
  dataSource: [
    { name: "Jane Doe", age: 30, id: 1 },
    { name: "John Doe", age: 33, id: 2 }
  ],
  navigatable: true,
  navigate: function(e) {
    console.log(e.element); // displays the newly highlighted cell
  }
});
</script>

Example - subscribe to the "navigate" event after initialization

<div id="grid"></div>
<script>
function grid_navigate(e) {
    console.log(e.element); // displays the newly highlighted cell
}
$("#grid").kendoGrid({
  columns: [
    { field: "id", width: 100, locked: true },
    { field: "name", width: 100 },
    { field: "age", width: 50 }
  ],
  dataSource: [
    { name: "Jane Doe", age: 30, id: 1 },
    { name: "John Doe", age: 33, id: 2 }
  ],
  navigatable: true
});
var grid = $("#grid").data("kendoGrid");
grid.bind("navigate", grid_navigate);
</script>