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Implement Custom Editing in the Scheduler Agenda Views

Environment

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

Description

How can I implement custom editing in the Agenda view of the Scheduler?

Solution

The following example demonstrates how to achieve the desired scenario.

    <div id="example">
      <div id="team-schedule">
        <div id="people">
        </div>
      </div>
      <div id="scheduler"></div>
    </div>
    <script id="event-template" type="text/x-kendo-template">
    <div>#: title #</div>
    <button class="edit-event">Edit</button>
    </script>
    <script>
      $(function() {
        var scheduler = $("#scheduler").kendoScheduler({
          date: new Date("2013/6/13"),
          startTime: new Date("2013/6/13 07:00 AM"),
          height: 600,
          views: [
            {
              type: "agenda",
              eventTemplate: $("#event-template").html()
            }
          ],
          timezone: "Etc/UTC",
          dataSource: {
            batch: true,
            transport: {
              read: {
                url: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/service/tasks",
                dataType: "jsonp"
              },
              update: {
                url: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/service/tasks/update",
                dataType: "jsonp"
              },
              create: {
                url: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/service/tasks/create",
                dataType: "jsonp"
              },
              destroy: {
                url: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/service/tasks/destroy",
                dataType: "jsonp"
              },
              parameterMap: function(options, operation) {
                if (operation !== "read" && options.models) {
                  return {models: kendo.stringify(options.models)};
                }
              }
            },
            schema: {
              model: {
                id: "taskId",
                fields: {
                  taskId: { from: "TaskID", type: "number" },
                  title: { from: "Title", defaultValue: "No title", validation: { required: true } },
                  start: { type: "date", from: "Start" },
                  end: { type: "date", from: "End" },
                  startTimezone: { from: "StartTimezone" },
                  endTimezone: { from: "EndTimezone" },
                  description: { from: "Description" },
                  recurrenceId: { from: "RecurrenceID" },
                  recurrenceRule: { from: "RecurrenceRule" },
                  recurrenceException: { from: "RecurrenceException" },
                  ownerId: { from: "OwnerID", defaultValue: 1 },
                  isAllDay: { type: "boolean", from: "IsAllDay" }
                }
              }
            },
            filter: {
              logic: "or",
              filters: [
                { field: "ownerId", operator: "eq", value: 1 },
                { field: "ownerId", operator: "eq", value: 2 }
              ]
            }
          },
          resources: [
            {
              field: "ownerId",
              title: "Owner",
              dataSource: [
                { text: "Alex", value: 1, color: "#f8a398" },
                { text: "Bob", value: 2, color: "#51a0ed" },
                { text: "Charlie", value: 3, color: "#56ca85" }
              ]
            }
          ]
        }).data("kendoScheduler");

        scheduler.wrapper.on("click", ".edit-event", function(e) {
          var uid = $(e.currentTarget).closest(".k-task").data("uid");
          var event = scheduler.occurrenceByUid(uid);

          scheduler.editEvent(event);
        });
      });
    </script>
    <style scoped>

      .k-nav-current > .k-link span + span {
        max-width: 200px;
        display: inline-block;
        white-space: nowrap;
        text-overflow: ellipsis;
        overflow: hidden;
        vertical-align: top;
      }

      #team-schedule {
        background: url('../content/web/scheduler/team-schedule.png') transparent no-repeat;
        height: 115px;
        position: relative;
      }

      #people {
        background: url('../content/web/scheduler/scheduler-people.png') no-repeat;
        width: 345px;
        height: 115px;
        position: absolute;
        right: 0;
      }
      #alex {
        position: absolute;
        left: 4px;
        top: 81px;
      }
      #bob {
        position: absolute;
        left: 119px;
        top: 81px;
      }
      #charlie {
        position: absolute;
        left: 234px;
        top: 81px;
      }
    </style>

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