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Obtains the DOM element that holds tab content by its tab index in the TabStrip. The difference between contentElement and contentHolder is that contentHolder returns the DOM element that really holds the content, which on mobile is the scroll container.

Important: To remove the tab contents safely, use this method to get the element to empty.

Obtain the content holder representing the first tab in a TabStrip

<div id="tabstrip">
        <li>Tab 1</li>
        <li>Tab 2</li>
    <div>Content 1</div>
    <div>Content 2</div>

    var tabStrip = $("#tabstrip").kendoTabStrip().data("kendoTabStrip");


itemIndex Number

The index of the tab in the TabStrip.


Element The DOM element holding tab content by its tab index in the TabStrip.

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