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Add a Red Border and Hide the Tooltip in the Validator


Product Progress Kendo UI Validator for jQuery
Operating System Windows 10 64bit
Visual Studio version Visual Studio 2017
Preferred Language JavaScript


How can I hide the validation tooltip and add borders around input elements and widgets that failed to validate?


The following example demonstrates how to achieve this behavior and add a red border around the non-validated elements.

      #tickets {
        width: 510px;
        height: 323px;
        margin: 0 auto;
        padding: 10px 20px 20px 170px;
        background: url('../content/web/validator/ticketsOnline.png') transparent no-repeat 0 0;
      #tickets h3 {
        font-weight: normal;
        font-size: 1.4em;
        border-bottom: 1px solid #ccc;
        margin: 10px 0 0;
        padding: 0;
      #tickets ul {
        list-style-type: none;
        margin: 0;
        padding: 0;
      #tickets li {
        margin: 10px 0 0 0;
      label {
        display: inline-block;
        width: 90px;
        text-align: right;
      .required {
        font-weight: bold;
      .accept, .status {
        padding-left: 90px;
      .valid {
        color: green;
      .invalid {
        color: red;
      span.k-tooltip {
        margin-left: 6px;
      .k-input.k-invalid {
        border: 1px solid red;
      <form id="tickets">
        <h3>Book Tickets</h3>
            <label for="fullname" class="required">Your Name</label>
            <input type="text" id="fullname" name="fullname" class="k-textbox" placeholder="Full name" required validationMessage="Enter {0}" style="width: 200px;" />
            <label for="search" class="required">Movie</label>
            <input type="search" id="search" name="search" required validationMessage="Select movie" style="width: 200px;"/><span class="k-invalid-msg" data-for="search"></span>
            <label for="time">Start time</label>
            <input id="datetime" name="datetime" required data-required-msg="Select date!" style="width: 200px;"/>
            <span class="k-invalid-msg" data-for="datetime"></span>
          <li  class="accept">
            <button id="submit" type="submit">Submit</button>
          <li class="status">
      $(document).ready(function() {
        var data = [
          "12 Angry Men",
          "Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo.",
          "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest",
          "Pulp Fiction",
          "Schindler's List",
          "The Dark Knight",
          "The Godfather",
          "The Godfather: Part II",
          "The Shawshank Redemption"
          dataSource: data,
          separator: ", "
        var validator = $("#tickets").kendoValidator({
          validate: function(e) {
            status = $(".status");
        $("form").submit(function(event) {
          if (validator.validate()) {
            status.text("Hooray! Your tickets has been booked!")
          } else {
            status.text("Oops! There is invalid data in the form.")

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