Kendo UI for Vue DropDownList Overview

The KendoVue DropDownList is a form component that lets you choose a single predefined value from a list and is a richer version of the <select> element and supports filtering, default items, and virtualization.

The KendoVue DropDownList component is part of the KendoVue library of Vue UI components. It is distributed through NPM under the kendo-vue-dropdowns package.

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Basic Usage

The following example demonstrates the DropDownList in action.

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Functionality and Features


The DropDownList provides events which:

Common Usage

The following example demonstrates basic DropDownList events.

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Looping through Items

By default, you can select a DropDownList item by pressing a keyboard key. For example, if the DropDownList items are Foo, Bar, and 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 B.

The keyboard selection is available only if the filtering functionality is disabled.

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