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Subscribe to the Edit Event of a Spreadsheet Cell


Product Version 2018.1.117
Product Progress® Kendo UI® Spreadsheet for jQuery


How can I get informed if an event is due for handling when the user starts editing a cell in the spreadsheet?


Utilize the select event of the Spreadsheet to subscribe to the activate event of the _view.editor.

<div id="spreadsheet" style="width: 100%"></div>

    function onSelect(arg) {"activate", function() {
        console.log("edit mode");

    $(function () {
        var sp = $("#spreadsheet").kendoSpreadsheet({
            select: onSelect,
            sheets: [{
                name: "Invoices",

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