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Set the Event Color in the Scheduler Template

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 set the event color in the template of the Kendo UI for jQuery Scheduler?

Solution

The following example demonstrates how to achieve the desired scenario.

    <div id="example" class="k-content">
      <div id="scheduler"></div>
    </div>

    <script>
      function getColor(data) {
        if (data.title === "The Help") {
          return "red";
        } else {
          return "blur";
        }
      }
    </script>
    <script id="event-template" type="text/x-kendo-template">
    <div class="movie-template" style="background-color:#:getColor(data)#">
        <img src="#= image #">
        <p>
            #: kendo.toString(start, "hh:mm") # - #: kendo.toString(end, "hh:mm") #
      </p>
        <h3>#: title #</h3>
        <a href="#= imdb #">Movie in IMDB</a>
      </div>
    </script>

    <script>
      $(function() {
        $("#scheduler").kendoScheduler({
          date: new Date("2013/6/13"),
          startTime: new Date("2013/6/13 10:00"),
          endTime: new Date("2013/6/13 23:00"),
          height: 600,
          views: ["day", "agenda"],
          editable: false,
          eventTemplate: $("#event-template").html(),
          dataSource: [
            {
              title: "Fast and furious 6",
              image: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/content/web/scheduler/fast-and-furious.jpg",
              imdb: "https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1905041/",
              start: new Date("2013/6/13 17:00"),
              end: new Date("2013/6/13 18:30")
            },
            {
              title: "The Internship",
              image: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/content/web/scheduler/the-internship.jpg",
              imdb: "https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2234155/",
              start: new Date("2013/6/13 14:00"),
              end: new Date("2013/6/13 15:30")
            },
            {
              title: "The Perks of Being a Wallflower",
              image: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/content/web/scheduler/wallflower.jpg",
              imdb: "https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1659337/",
              start: new Date("2013/6/13 16:00"),
              end: new Date("2013/6/13 17:30")
            },
            {
              title: "The Help",
              image: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/content/web/scheduler/the-help.jpg",
              imdb: "https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1454029/",
              start: new Date("2013/6/13 12:00"),
              end: new Date("2013/6/13 13:30")
            },
            {
              title: "Now You See Me",
              image: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/content/web/scheduler/now-you-see-me.jpg",
              imdb: "https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1670345/",
              start: new Date("2013/6/13 10:00"),
              end: new Date("2013/6/13 11:30")
            },
            {
              title: "Fast and furious 6",
              image: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/content/web/scheduler/fast-and-furious.jpg",
              imdb: "https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1905041/",
              start: new Date("2013/6/13 19:00"),
              end: new Date("2013/6/13 20:30")
            },
            {
              title: "The Internship",
              image: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/content/web/scheduler/the-internship.jpg",
              imdb: "https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2234155/",
              start: new Date("2013/6/13 17:30"),
              end: new Date("2013/6/13 19:00")
            },
            {
              title: "The Perks of Being a Wallflower",
              image: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/content/web/scheduler/wallflower.jpg",
              imdb: "https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1659337/",
              start: new Date("2013/6/13 17:30"),
              end: new Date("2013/6/13 19:00")
            },
            {
              title: "The Help",
              image: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/content/web/scheduler/the-help.jpg",
              imdb: "https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1454029/",
              start: new Date("2013/6/13 13:30"),
              end: new Date("2013/6/13 15:00")
            },
            {
              title: "Now You See Me",
              image: "https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/content/web/scheduler/now-you-see-me.jpg",
              imdb: "https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1670345/",
              start: new Date("2013/6/13 12:30"),
              end: new Date("2013/6/13 14:00")
            }
          ]
        });
      });
    </script>
    <style scoped>
      .movie-template img {
        float: left;
        margin: 0 8px;
      }
      .movie-template p {
        margin: 5px 0 0;
      }
      .movie-template h3 {
        padding: 0 8px 5px;
        font-size: 12px;
      }
      .movie-template a {
        color: #ffffff;
        font-weight: bold;
        text-decoration: none;
      }
      .k-hover .movie-template a,
      .movie-template a:hover {
        color: #000000;
      }
    </style>

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