RadComboBox down arrow in IE8

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  1. Ishraq
    Ishraq avatar
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    Sep 2012

    Posted 06 Sep 2012 Link to this post


    I'm using Telerik.Web.UI.dll version 2011.1.315.35 to use the RadCombo box. It works fine with IE9 but when used in IE8 the dropdown arrow is not triggering the loadondemand event. Below, code snippet used.

    <telerik:RadComboBox ID="RadComboBox1" runat="server" height="300px" width="236px" showtoggleimage="false"dropdownwidth="254px" emptymessage="Enter Keywords here..." highlighttemplateditems="true" enableembeddedbasestylesheet="false"

    enableloadondemand="true" filter="StartsWith" onitemsrequested="RadComboBox1_ItemsRequested"

    showdropdownontextboxclick="false" showmoreresultsbox="true">

    Thank you
  2. Ivana
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    Posted 06 Sep 2012 Link to this post

    Hi Ishraq,

    What exactly is the scenario that you are trying to achieve? Since you have set the ShowToggleImage to 'false', there should be no drop-down image displayed on the right side of the input area of the control. You have also set the ShowDropDownOnTextboxClick property to 'false' so no request for items will be initiated to the server since the drop-down will not open at all. You will be allowed to initiate a request to the server only if you type something in the input area.

    If you, however, need to use the RadComboBox as an auto-complete control you may consider the RadAutoCompleteBox -- newly introduced RadControl for ASP.NET AJAX. The online demos for the RadAutoCompleteBox ca be found at the following link:

    I hope this will help.

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