The MultiColumnComboBox visualizes huge sets of data in a grid-like table.
Besides the core virtualization, templates, cascading, and data-binding functionality that the standard Kendo UI ComboBox provides, the MultiColumnComboBox enables you to define columns that will be rendered in the drop-down and specify against which fields from the data source the filter will apply.
To initialize the MultiColumnComboBox, use any of the following approaches:
- Use the
<option>tag of an existing
<select>element with defined data items.
- Bind the widget to a local data array and use the
- Bind the widget to a remote data service and use the
- Verify that you create the MultiColumnComboBox within a
$(document).ready()statement because the widget has to be initialized after the DOM fully loads.
- The widget copies any styles and CSS classes from the
inputelement to the
wrapperelement and visible input.