Last Updated: 12 Aug 2020 12:46 by ADMIN
Created on: 05 Aug 2020 10:34
Category: DropDownList
Type: Feature Request
Add the ability to select an option just typing in DropDownList when the filter is enabled

When there is no filter enabled in the DropDownList it is possible to select an item just by typing, without opening the DropDownList popup.

It would be useful if such an option is available when the filter of the widget is configured. 

Ivan Danchev
Posted on: 12 Aug 2020 12:45

Hello Adonis,

I'm glad you've found a way to achieve the desired behavior. Using the "open" and "close" events and setting the filter with the setOptions method is an interesting approach. Thank you for sharing it with the community.

Ivan Danchev
Progress Telerik

Posted on: 05 Aug 2020 13:40

With a some custom code on open and close event I was able to satisfy the expected behavior.

Check the following logic: