Use arrow keys to navigate through RadGrid Textboxes

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  1. Francois
    Francois avatar
    1 posts
    Member since:
    Apr 2014

    Posted 04 Apr 2014 Link to this post

    Hi All, 

    Just a quick post to share a useful trick with you. 

    I just spent few hours looking for an easy way to navigate through textboxes embeded in a Radgrid using the arrow keys. 

    I found the solution below but putting this in place takes a while and it's a bit to complicated for the lazy guy I am  :

    But I finally found a really easy way of doing this (setup in 1 min) using jQuery, you just need to copy/past the code below in your aspx, and it works perfectly : (IE and Chrome)

    <script type="text/javascript" src=""></script>
      else if(e.which==37)
      else if(e.which==40)
      else if(e.which==38)

    I'm not saying that's the most efficient way of doing it, but it's quick and easy :)
    You can find more information here :

    Cheers !
  2. Pavlina
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    6162 posts

    Posted 09 Apr 2014 Link to this post

    Hello Francois,

    Thank you for sharing knowledge with the Telerik community. Such actions are highly appreciated and as a token of gratitude I am updating your Telerik points.


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