Nested template data binding

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  1. dee
    dee avatar
    4 posts
    Member since:
    Jul 2016

    Posted 13 Jul 2016 Link to this post

    Please let me know if I am doing something wrong, or if is 2-way data binding possible in the following example - I am trying to put a checkbox inside of the inner template:

    <!DOCTYPE html>
        <title>KendoUI Test Page</title>
        <script src=""></script>
        <div id="home" data-role="view" data-init="onInit">
            <ul id="list"></ul>
        <script id="item-template" type="text/x-kendo-template">
            <div>#: foo #</div>
            #= kendo.render(kendo.template($("\\#user-template").html()), [user]) #
        <script id="user-template" type="text/x-kendo-template">
            <div style="color: red;">
                <span>#= isDefault#</span>
                <span><input type="checkbox" data-bind="checked:isDefault" id="chkTest" /></span>
            var app = new;
            function onInit(e) {
                    dataSource: {
                        data: [
                            {foo: "record1", user: { name: "John", age: 23, isDefault: true}},
                            {foo: "record2", user: { name: "Jane", age: 23, isDefault: false } },
                            {foo: "record3", user: { name: "Jack", age: 13, isDefault:false } }
                    appendOnRefresh: true,
                    template: $("#item-template").html()

  2. Stefan
    Stefan avatar
    3078 posts

    Posted 15 Jul 2016 Link to this post

    Hello Dee,

    The two-way binding can be achieved only with MVVM using a kendo.observable. MVVM binding cannot be acheived directly with a specific item from a Kendo UI DataSource.

    Please check our examples of Kendo UI Mobile ListView with editing and with MVVM binding:

    In addition, please check the information about the integration between Kendo UI Mobile and MVVM:

    Let me know if you need additional information on this matter.

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