The KendoReact Data Grid provides options for customizing its cell content by allowing you to define different types of cells.
As of update
5.14.0, new properties were introduced which allow you to apply further customizations to the Grid. The previously available props such as the GridColumn
cellprop or the Grid
cellRendercallback are still available but provide less options for customization as the ones listed in this article.
The Grid has a
cells property that provides the option to add a template to every single cell in the Grid infrastructure separately. Below you can find examples on the usage of each
The following properties allow you to customize the group header and footer as well as the header, footer, filter, and data cells:
edit property provides the option to customize the numeric, boolean, text, and date edit cells.
hierarchy property provides the option to customize group header, group footer, and data cells of the detail component.
group property provides the option to customize the group header, group footer, and data cells of each group.
When having locked groups (using the
lockGroups prop) or locked columns (using the
locked prop), additional styles will be added to the td element that lock it into position. However, if you are setting additional styles to the td element, these styles will be overridden. Therefore, these should be passed to the rendered td element.
In addition, when having locked groups and columns, it is also required to render an additional td element
td2 which is required in this scenario.
select property provides the option to customize the group header, group footer, and data cells of each selected cell.
GridColumn cells prop
All the above customizations can be done on the GridColumn level using its
In the following example, a custom data cell is rendered for the GridColumn with the