Common Utilities Overview

The KendoReact Common package delivers common utilities that can be used with the KendoReact UI components to enhance their performance and functionality.

The Common Utilities is part of KendoReact, a professionally built commercial UI library. To try out this you need to sign up for a 30-day trial, which gives you access to the full KendoReact library.


  1. Download and install the package. Use Node.js v5.0.0 or later.

    npm install --save @progress/kendo-react-common
  2. Once installed, import the package module.

    // ES2015 module syntax
    import { Draggable, guid, classNames } from '@progress/kendo-react-common';
    // CommonJS format
    const { Draggable, guid, classNames } = require('@progress/kendo-react-common');


The Common package requires the following peer dependencies that have to be installed by your application:

  • react
  • react-dom

Available Utilities

Currently, the Common package provides the following components: