Retaining dropdown state while changing it's position on web page

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  1. Gaurav
    Gaurav avatar
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    May 2012

    Posted 19 Apr Link to this post

    After opening dropdownlist, if due to some reason my dropdownlist position change on my web page, can i retain it's open state (whatever state dropdown is in before it's position change) while dropdown position is changing. Is this natively supported by control.


    Please help me on this.


    Gaurav Prajapati

  2. Georgi Krustev
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    Posted 21 Apr Link to this post

    Hello Gaurav,

    The DropDownList (applicable to all Kendo widgets with popup element) is designed to close its popup on scroll.

    If you would like to prevent this built-in behavior, then you will need to prevent the close event thus keeping the popup opened. Most probably you will need to re-position the popup when the page is scrolled:
    close: function(e) {

    Georgi Krustev
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