RadDataFilter: limit depth of filters tree

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  1. Nazario
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    Jun 2017

    Posted 15 Jun 2017 Link to this post

    Hi, we are using telerik RadDataFilter but we do not want the user to be able to create an infinite-depth tree of filters (we think an excessive deep tree makes the UI messy and can get the filtering too complicated). We'd like to limit the depth in a way that after, let's say, 5 level of filters nesting, the user can't be able to generate a new level by clicking on the last green button of the filter, possibly hiding the button or cancelling some way the operation. We couldn't find a way to achieve our goal.

    Thanks in advice!
  2. Stefan
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    Posted 20 Jun 2017 Link to this post

    Hello Nazario,

    As you may have already guessed, such behavior is not available out-of-the-box. You will need to implement some customizations in order to restrict the control in such manner. A possible solution regarding such behavior is discussed in the Simplifily Requirements - DataFilter forum thread and more precisely, in the second and third points from the reply in it. Can you please take a look at it?

    I hope it helps you achieve the desired result.

    Best Regards,
    Stefan X1
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