Welcome to Kendo UI for jQuery

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Kendo UI is a comprehensive HTML5 user interface framework for building interactive and high-performance websites and applications. It comes with a library of 70+ UI widgets, an abundance of data-visualization gadgets, client-side data source, and a built-in MVVM (Model-View-ViewModel) library.

Kendo UI for jQuery provides AngularJS and Bootstrap integration and is also distributed as part of several product units that you can choose from depending on your project requirements. The suite includes widgets for enterprise-grade line-of-business applications and is suitable for creating professional websites that require expert and timely technical support.

Getting Started

If you are newcomer, follow the First Steps guide on getting started with Kendo UI for jQuery.

List of Widgets

The following table lists all Kendo UI widgets (controls) that are available in the commercial Kendo UI Professional bundle and in the open-source Kendo UI Core distribution. For more information on all Kendo UI suites, refer to the section on Kendo UI flavors.

Group Widgets Kendo UI Core Availability Kendo UI Professional Availability
Data Management Grid Overview & Demos No Yes
ListView Overview & Demos Yes Yes
PivotGrid Overview & Demos No Yes
Spreadsheet Overview & Demos No Yes
TreeList Overview & Demos No Yes
Editors AutoComplete Overview & Demos Yes Yes
ColorPicker Overview & Demos Yes Yes
ComboBox Overview & Demos Yes Yes
DateInput Overview & Demos Yes Yes
DatePicker Overview & Demos Yes Yes
DateRangePicker Overview & Demos No Yes
DateTimePicker Overview & Demos Yes Yes
DropDownList Overview & Demos Yes Yes
DropDownTree Overview & Demos No Yes
Editor Overview & Demos No Yes
ListBox Overview & Demos Yes Yes
MaskedTextBox Overview & Demos Yes Yes
MultiColumnComboBox Overview & Demos No Yes
MultiSelect Overview & Demos Yes Yes
NumericTextBox Overview & Demos Yes Yes
RangeSlider Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Slider Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Switch Overview & Demos No Yes
TimePicker Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Upload Overview & Demos No Yes
Validator Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Conversational UI Chat Overview & Demos No Yes
Charts Area Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Bar Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Box Plot Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Bubble Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Bullet Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Donut Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Funnel Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Line Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Pie Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Polar Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Radar Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Range Bar Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Scatter Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Sparkline Overview & Demos No Yes
Stock Chart Overview & Demos No Yes
TreeMap Overview & Demos No Yes
Waterfall Charts Overview & Demos No Yes
Gauges ArcGauge Overview & Demos No Yes
LinearGauge Overview & Demos No Yes
RadialGauge Overview & Demos No Yes
Barcodes Barcode Overview & Demos No Yes
QRCode Overview & Demos No Yes
Diagram and Maps Diagram Overview & Demos No Yes
Map Overview & Demos No Yes
Scheduling Calendar Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Gantt Overview & Demos No Yes
MultiViewCalendar Overview & Demos No Yes
Scheduler Overview & Demos No Yes
Layout Dialog Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Notification Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Popup Overview & Demos Yes Yes
ResponsivePanel Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Splitter Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Tooltip Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Window Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Navigation Button Overview & Demos Yes Yes
ButtonGroup Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Menu Overview & Demos Yes Yes
PanelBar Overview & Demos Yes Yes
TabStrip Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Toolbar Overview & Demos Yes Yes
TreeView Overview & Demos No Yes
Interactivity and UX Drag-and-Drop Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Effects Overview & Demos Yes Yes
ProgressBar Overview & Demos Yes Yes
RippleContainer Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Sortable Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Styling and Appearance Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Media MediaPlayer Overview & Demos No Yes
ScrollView Overview & Demos No Yes
PDF PDFViewer Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Hybrid UI Hybrid UI Widgets Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Official Support No Yes

List of Framework Components

The following table lists the Kendo UI tools and framework utilities that are available in the commercial Kendo UI Professional bundle and in the open-source Kendo UI Core distribution.

Tools, Frameworks, and Utilities Kendo UI Core Availability Kendo UI Professional Availability
Data Source Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Drawing API Overview & Demos No Yes
Excel Export Overview & Demos No Yes
Globalization Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Localization Overview & Demos Yes Yes
AngularJS Integration Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Bootstrap Integration Overview & Demos Yes Yes
MVVM Integration Overview & Demos Yes Yes
PDF Export Overview & Demos No Yes
Single-Page Application Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Templates Overview & Demos Yes Yes
Theme Builder Demos Yes Yes
Official Support No Yes

Flavors

The Kendo UI for jQuery widgets are integrated with the Vue JavaScript framework, provide server-side solutions for the ASP.NET MVC and Core frameworks, deliver wrappers for the JSP and PHP technologies, and also utilize the RadSpreadProcessing .NET library to enhance the capabilities of the Spreadsheet widget. Part of Kendo UI for jQuery also comes in an open-source bundle called Kendo UI Core.

Progress® KendoReact

KendoReact delivers Kendo UI components natively developed from the ground up and intended for the React ecosystem.

Progress® Kendo UI for Angular

Kendo UI for Angular delivers Kendo UI components natively developed from the ground up and intended for the Angular framework.

Progress® Kendo UI Wrappers for Vue

Kendo UI Wrappers for Vue are part of the Kendo UI suite. They provide an easy way to use and configure Kendo UI widgets in your Vue.js application.

Progress® Telerik® UI for ASP.NET Core

Telerik UI for ASP.NET Core supports the .NET Core runtime. It includes all Kendo UI widgets as well as the Kendo UI Tag Helpers which allow you to configure the Kendo UI widgets by using the new Tag Helpers feature in ASP.NET Core.

Progress® Telerik® UI for ASP.NET MVC

Telerik UI for ASP.NET MVC is a Kendo UI product flavor which targets ASP.NET MVC developers. It includes all Kendo UI components as well as HtmlHelper extension methods (server-side wrappers) which allow you to configure the Kendo UI widgets by using C# code.

Progress® Telerik® UI for JSP

Telerik UI for JSP is a Kendo UI product flavor which targets the Java web application developers. It includes Java Server Pages (JSP) tags for all Kendo UI Professional widgets.

Progress® Telerik® UI for PHP

Telerik UI for PHP is a Kendo UI product flavor which targets the PHP web application developers. It includes PHP classes for configuring all Kendo UI widgets.

RadSpreadProcessing

RadSpreadProcessing is a .NET library which allows you to read, create, and write Microsoft Excel (.xlsx) documents. It complements the Spreadsheet component and allows you to process the data on the server, but can be used on its own as well.

Kendo UI Core

Kendo UI Core is the free and open-source Kendo UI distribution, released under Apache v2.0 License. It provides access to a limited number of widgets and framework features, and to 1,000+ tests running across browsers for each commit to the Kendo UI Core GitHub repository. Kendo UI Core is suitable for open-source or commercial projects that do not require complex UI, such as the Grid, Chart, and other, nor dedicated technical support. Kendo UI Core does not offer dedicated technical support.

The Kendo UI Core distribution does not provide official support for the widgets and framework components it delivers.

Incorporation in Other Progress Software Products

Kendo UI is also incorporated into products such as Telerik Platform, Telerik Analytics, Sitefinity, TeamPulse, Test Studio, and others.

Trial Version and Commercial License

This Kendo UI for jQuery library is a commercial UI library. You are welcome to explore its full functionality and get technical support from the team when you register for a free 30-day trial. To use it commercially, you need to purchase a license. Feel free to review the Kendo UI for jQuery License Agreement to get acquainted with the full terms of use.

Support Options

For any issues you might encounter while working with Kendo UI for jQuery, use any of the available support channels:

Learning Resources

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