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Select the First Event in the Agenda View of the Scheduler

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 select the first event in the Agenda view of the Kendo UI Scheduler widget?

Solution

The following example demonstrates how to achieve the desired scenario.

    <div id="example" class="k-content">
    <div id="scheduler"></div>
    <script>
        $(function () {
            $("#scheduler").kendoScheduler({
                date: new Date("2013/6/13"),
                startTime: new Date("2013/6/13 07:00 AM"),
                height: 600,
                selectable: true,
                views: [
                    "day",
                    "agenda"
                ],
                timezone: "Etc/UTC",
                dataSource: {
                    batch: true,
                    transport: {
                        read: {
                            url: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/service/meetings",
                            dataType: "jsonp"
                        },
                        update: {
                            url: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/service/meetings/update",
                            dataType: "jsonp"
                        },
                        create: {
                            url: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/service/meetings/create",
                            dataType: "jsonp"
                        },
                        destroy: {
                            url: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/service/meetings/destroy",
                            dataType: "jsonp"
                        },
                        parameterMap: function (options, operation) {
                            if (operation !== "read" && options.models) {
                                return { models: kendo.stringify(options.models) };
                            }
                        }
                    },
                    schema: {
                        model: {
                            id: "meetingID",
                            fields: {
                                meetingID: { from: "MeetingID", 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" },
                                roomId: { from: "RoomID", nullable: true },
                                atendees: { from: "Atendees", nullable: true },
                                isAllDay: { type: "boolean", from: "IsAllDay" }
                            }
                        }
                    }
                },
                resources: [
                    {
                        field: "roomId",
                        dataSource: [
                            { text: "Meeting Room 101", value: 1, color: "#6eb3fa" },
                            { text: "Meeting Room 201", value: 2, color: "#f58a8a" }
                        ],
                        title: "Room"
                    },
                    {
                        field: "atendees",
                        dataSource: [
                            { text: "Alex", value: 1, color: "#f8a398" },
                            { text: "Bob", value: 2, color: "#51a0ed" },
                            { text: "Charlie", value: 3, color: "#56ca85" }
                        ],
                        multiple: true,
                        title: "Atendees"
                    }
                ],
                dataBound: function(e) {
                  var view = this.view();
                  var content = view.element.find(".k-scheduler-content");

                  if (view.name === "day") {
                    var event = content.find(".k-event:first");

                  } else if (view.name === "agenda") {
                    var firstEventCell = content.find("tr:first").find("td:last");

                    var selectionInfo = view.selectionByElement(firstEventCell);

                    var uid = selectionInfo.uid;

                    alert(uid);

                    view.select(selectionInfo);
                  }
                }
            });
        });
    </script>

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