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Create Sortable Parent and Child Containers

Environment

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

Description

How can I create nested Kendo UI Sortable containers?

Solution

The following example demonstrates how to achieve the desired scenario.

     <div id="baSurveyGroupTemplateListView">
      <div class="panel panel-default baSurveyGroupPanel">
        <div class="panel-heading">
          <h4 class="panel-title">Title 1</h4>
        </div>
        <div class="panel-body">
          <div class="childBaSurveyGroupTemplate">
            <div class="panel panel-default baSurveyGroupPanel">
              <div class="panel-heading">
                <h4 class="panel-title">Title 2</h4>
              </div>
            </div>
            <div class="panel panel-default baSurveyGroupPanel">
              <div class="panel-heading">
                <h4 class="panel-title">Title 3</h4>
              </div>
            </div>
          </div>
        </div>
      </div>
      <div class="panel panel-default baSurveyGroupPanel">
        <div class="panel-heading">
          <h4 class="panel-title">Title 1.1 </h4>
        </div>
        <div class="panel-body">
          <div class="childBaSurveyGroupTemplate">
            <div class="panel panel-default baSurveyGroupPanel">
              <div class="panel-heading">
                <h4 class="panel-title">Title 2.1</h4>
              </div>
            </div>
            <div class="panel panel-default baSurveyGroupPanel">
              <div class="panel-heading">
                <h4 class="panel-title">Title 2.2</h4>
              </div>
            </div>
          </div>
        </div>
      </div>
    </div>

    <script>
      $("#baSurveyGroupTemplateListView").kendoSortable({
        connectWith: ".childBaSurveyGroupTemplate",
        filter: "> .baSurveyGroupPanel",
        axis: "y",
        cursor: "move:",
        hint: function (element) {
          return element.clone().addClass("hint");
        },
        placeHolder: function (element) {
          return element.clone().addClass("policy-section-panel-placeholder").text("Drop Here!");
        },
        change: function (e) {
          alert(e.oldIndex);
          alert(e.newIndex);
        },
        ignore: ".childBaSurveyGroupTemplate >.baSurveyGroupPanel > .panel-heading > .panel-title",
        autoScroll: true
      });

      $(".childBaSurveyGroupTemplate").kendoSortable({
        connectWith: "#baSurveyGroupTemplateListView",
        filter: "> .baSurveyGroupPanel",
        axis: "y",
        cursor: "move",
        hint: function (element) {
          return element.clone().addClass("hint");
        },
        placeholder: function (element) {
          return element.clone().addClass("policy-section-panel-placeholder").text("Drop Here!");
        },
        change: function (e) {
          alert(e.oldIndex);
          alert(e.newIndex);
        },
        autoScroll: true
      });
    </script>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="https://maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com/bootstrap/3.3.7/css/bootstrap.min.css">

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