Welcome to Kendo UI for jQuery

Thank you for choosing Progress® Kendo UI for jQuery!

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.

To read more about the benefits of using Kendo UI for jQuery, please visit the product overview page.

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.

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 Sitefinity, Test Studio, and others.

Monitoring the Progress Live Services

Progress provides up-to-date information about the live services it delivers to its customers on a daily basis—for example, the Kendo UI CDN services, Kendo UI Dojo playground, and Telerik NuGet feed.

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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