The Kendo UI for Angular DropDownList emits a number of events which enable you to control its behavior upon user interaction.
The following example demonstrates the DropDownList events which facilitate common use-case scenarios.
By default, you can select a DropDownList item by pressing a keyboard key. For example, if the DropDownList items are
Baz and the user presses the
B letter key, based on the alphabetical order of the items, the keypress selects the first item which starts with a
The keyboard selection is available only if the filtering functionality of the DropDownList is disabled.