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  1. Paul
    Paul avatar
    2 posts
    Member since:
    Nov 2010

    Posted 06 Jan 2012 Link to this post

    Hello Telerik Team

    The Kendo framework looks good. Just few things.

    • The Themes. Even though you have about 5 in built themes with the framework, none of these themes comes provide a compact look. When you develop an enterprise business application, one of the main requirement is to show as many data as possible in a grid view. Your Silverlight controls does a good job but Kendo Grid has very large font sizes and row heights. I tried to use the theme builder to change it but was unsuccessful. May be it is possible as I am not a CSS expert but would be really good if you can include it with the in-built themes.
    • MVVM. It is a must. And I can see you have included that in the roadmap for Mar-12 which is great.
  2. Kamen Bundev
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    Posted 09 Jan 2012 Link to this post

    Hello Paul,

    We don't set the font or its size in our themes, you will need to set it yourself, something like this:
        font: 12px Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;

    Kind regards,
    Kamen Bundev
    the Telerik team
    Join us on our journey to create the world's most complete HTML 5 UI Framework - download Kendo UI now!
  3. Tim Huemmer
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    Member since:
    Dec 2009

    Posted 29 Feb 2012 Link to this post


    I had the same problem.  Even though I had set the font size in my BODY and HTML elements in my stylesheet, the grid still generated with large fonts.  The way I solved this was to add a TABLE and TD entry into my stylesheet.  For example:

    table, td
        font: 12px Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;

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