Templates Overview

The Kendo UI Templates provide a simple-to-use, high-performance JavaScript templating engine within the Kendo UI toolkit.

Templates offer a way to create HTML chunks that can be automatically merged with JavaScript data. They are a substitute for traditional HTML string-building in JavaScript.

The Kendo UI Templates focus on providing essential templating features for common user-interface (UI) rendering scenarios, with a heavy emphasis on performance over feature glut. The Templates component trade convenient syntax sugar for improved performance, which distinguishes it from other templating JavaScript libraries.

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Functionality and Features

  • Templates essentials and implementation specifics—The Kendo UI Templates require you to use the hash syntax, and enable you to render raw and HTML-encoded values and handle external templates and expressions.
  • External template loading—You can also load the jQuery Templates by Kendo UI from external files.
  • Templates performance—The Kendo UI Templates provide techniques for achieving high performance and allow for up to 60 times faster experience than jQuery templates.

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