Search results

Perform Grid actions by keyboard shortcut keys

Using keyboard shortcuts, Grid performs navigation and actions.

In addition, You can also perform grid actions with custom keyboard shortcuts. This operation has to be achieved outside of the grid with the help of keydown event.

The following example demonstrates on Adding a new row when Enter key is pressed in the grid.

razor
keys.cs
@using Syncfusion.EJ2


@Html.EJS().Grid("Grid").DataSource((IEnumerable<object>)ViewBag.DataSource).Columns(col =>
{
    col.Field("OrderID").HeaderText("Order ID").IsPrimaryKey(true).Width("120").ValidationRules(new { required = true }).TextAlign(Syncfusion.EJ2.Grids.TextAlign.Right).Add();
    col.Field("CustomerID").HeaderText("Customer Name").Width("150").Add();
    col.Field("Freight").HeaderText("Freight").EditType("numericedit").Format("C2").Width("150").Add();
    col.Field("ShipCountry").HeaderText("Ship Country").EditType("dropdownedit").Width("150").Add();

}).AllowPaging().PageSettings(page => page.PageCount(2)).EditSettings(edit => { edit.AllowAdding(true).AllowEditing(true).AllowDeleting(true).Mode(Syncfusion.EJ2.Grids.EditMode.Normal); }).Toolbar(new List<string>() { "Add", "Edit", "Delete", "Update", "Cancel" }).Render()

<script>
    var grid = document.getElementById("Grid");
    grid.addEventListener("keydown", keyDownHandler)
    function keyDownHandler(e) {
       if (e.keyCode === 13) {
          var gridIns = grid.ej2_instances[0];
          gridIns.addRecord();
       }
    }
 </script>
public IActionResult Index()
{
    var Order = OrderDetails.GetAllRecords();
    ViewBag.DataSource = Order;
    return View();
}