How and when globalize.js can be used by Kendo UI?

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  1. Anton
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    Aug 2013

    Posted 10 Aug 2013 Link to this post

    I include globalize.js and globalize.culture.xx-XX.js befor Kendo UI scripts. Then I try execute "Globalize.culture("xx-XX")" and "kendo.culture("xx-XX")" in all possible combinations. From "When globalize.js is registered before Kendo scripts, then Kendo will use globalize.js features instead of Kendo Globalization."

    What does it mean? Does it mean for example that I can miss kendo.culture.xx-XX.js and DatePicker will still show localized months and week days? I try - it does not. So when, where and how Kendo UI uses globalize.js? 
  2. Petyo
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    Posted 14 Aug 2013 Link to this post


    Kendo UI utilizes Globalize for number and date formatting. However, you still need to include the kendo.culture.xx-XX.js and call kendo.culture in order for the widget month/day names to be displayed in the current culture. 

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