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Render UL and LI template

Add the HTML UL tag with id attribute as #contextmenu in your index.html file with required LI tags and also add target element on which the ContextMenu has to be opened.

Source
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index.js
index.html
styles.css
ej.base.enableRipple(true);

var menuObj = new ej.navigations.ContextMenu({ target: '#target' }, '#contextmenu');
<!DOCTYPE html><html lang="en"><head>
    <title>Essential JS 2</title>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=no">
    <meta name="description" content="Essential JS 2">
    <meta name="author" content="Syncfusion">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-base/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-buttons/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-lists/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-inputs/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-popups/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-navigations/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">

    <!--style reference from app-->
    <link href="styles.css" rel="stylesheet">

    <!--system js reference and configuration-->
    
    
<script src="https://cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/dist/ej2.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
</head>

<body>
    
    <div id="container">
        <!--target element-->
        <div id="target">Right click / Touch hold to open the ContextMenu</div>
        <!--element which is going to render-->
        <ul id="contextmenu" class="list">
            <li>Cut</li>
            <li>Copy</li>
            <li>Paste</li>
        </ul>
    </div>



<script>
var ele = document.getElementById('container');
if(ele) {
    ele.style.visibility = "visible";
 }   
        </script>
<script src="index.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
</body></html>
#loader {
  color: #008cff;
  height: 40px;
  left: 45%;
  position: absolute;
  top: 45%;
  width: 30%;
}

#container {
  visibility: hidden;
}

.list {
  display: none;
}

#target {
  border: 1px dashed;
  height: 150px;
  padding: 10px;
  position: relative;
  text-align: justify;
  color: gray;
  user-select: none;
}

Show table in sub ContextMenu

Menu items of the ContextMenu can be customized according to the requirement. The section explains about how to customize table template in sub menu item.

This can be achieved by appending table layout while li rendering by using beforeItemRender event.

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index.js
index.html
styles.css
ej.base.enableRipple(true);

var header = document.createElement('h4');
header.textContent = 'Insert Table';

var table = document.createElement('table');
for (var i = 0; i < 5; i++) {
    var row = document.createElement('tr');
    table.appendChild(row);
for (var j = 0; j < 6; j++) {
    var col = document.createElement('td');
    row.appendChild(col);
    col.setAttribute('class', 'e-border');
}
}

var menuItems = [
    {
        text: 'Cut',
        iconCss: 'e-cm-icons e-cut'
    },
    {
        text: 'Copy',
        iconCss: 'e-icons e-copy'
    },
    {
        text: 'Paste',
        iconCss: 'e-cm-icons e-paste'
    },
    {
        separator: true
    },
    {
        text: 'Link',
        iconCss: 'e-icons e-link'
    },
    {
        text: 'Table',
        iconCss: 'e-icons e-table',
        items: [
            {
              id: 'table'
            }
        ]
    }];

var menuOptions = {
    target: '#target',
    items: menuItems,
    beforeItemRender: function(args) {
        if (args.item.id === 'table') {
            args.element.classList.add('bg-transparent');
            args.element.appendChild(header);
            args.element.appendChild(table);
      }
    }
};

var menuObj = new ej.navigations.ContextMenu(menuOptions, '#contextmenu');
<!DOCTYPE html><html lang="en"><head>
    <title>Essential JS 2</title>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=no">
    <meta name="description" content="Essential JS 2">
    <meta name="author" content="Syncfusion">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-base/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-buttons/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-inputs/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-popups/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-navigations/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-lists/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">

    <!--style reference from app-->
    <link href="styles.css" rel="stylesheet">

    <!--system js reference and configuration-->
    
    
    <style>
    .e-contextmenu-wrapper ul .e-menu-item.bg-transparent {
        background-color: transparent;
        line-height: normal;
        height: auto;
      }
      h4 {
        text-align: center;
        margin-top: 5px;
        margin-bottom: 5px;
      }
    </style>
<script src="https://cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/dist/ej2.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
</head>

<body>
    
    <div id="container">
        <div id="target">Right click / Touch hold to open the ContextMenu</div> 
        <ul id="contextmenu"></ul>
    </div>

<script>
var ele = document.getElementById('container');
if(ele) {
    ele.style.visibility = "visible";
 }   
        </script>
<script src="index.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
</body></html>
#loader {
  color: #008cff;
  height: 40px;
  left: 45%;
  position: absolute;
  top: 45%;
  width: 30%;
}

#container {
  visibility: hidden;
}

.list {
  display: none;
}

.e-border {
  border: 1px solid rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.87);
  padding: 8px;
}

#target {
  border: 1px dashed;
  height: 150px;
  padding: 10px;
  position: relative;
  text-align: justify;
  color: gray;
  user-select: none;
}

@font-face {
font-family: 'ddb-icons';
src:
url(data:application/x-font-ttf;charset=utf-8;base64,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) format('truetype');
font-weight: normal;
font-style: normal;
}

.e-cm-icons {
 font-family: 'ddb-icons' !important;
speak: none;
font-size: 55px;
font-style: normal;
font-weight: normal;
font-variant: normal;
text-transform: none;
line-height: 1;
-webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased;
-moz-osx-font-smoothing: grayscale;
}

.e-cut::before {
  content: '\e700';
}

.e-copy::before {
  content: '\e70a';
}

.e-paste::before {
  content: '\e701';
}

.e-link::before {
  content: '\e290';
}

.e-table::before {
  content: '\e705';
}

Show UI components in ContextMenu

UI components can also be placed inside the each li element of ContextMenu.

In the following example, CheckBox component is placed inside each li element and this can be achieved by creating CheckBox component in beforeItemRender event and appending it into the li element.

Source
Preview
index.js
index.html
styles.css
ej.base.enableRipple(true);

var menuItems = [
    { text: 'Option 1' },
    { text: 'Option 2' },
    { text: 'Option 3' }
];

var i = 1;
var menuOptions = {
    target: '#target',
    items: menuItems,
    beforeItemRender: function(args) {
        var checkbox = new ej.buttons.CheckBox({ label: 'Option'+  i, checked: i%2 === 0 ? true : false });
        args.element.innerHTML = '';
        checkbox.appendTo('#checkbox'+i);
        var checkbox = document.getElementsByClassName('e-checkbox-wrapper');
        args.element.appendChild(checkbox[0]);
        i++;
    },
    beforeClose: function(args) {
        args.cancel = true;
    },
    select: function(args) {
        var selectedElem = args.element.parentElement.querySelectorAll('.e-selected');
        for(var i=0; i < selectedElem.length; i++){
           var ele = selectedElem[i];
           ele.classList.remove('e-selected');
        }
        var checkbox = args.element.childNodes[0];
        var frame = checkbox.querySelector('.e-frame');
        if (checkbox && frame.classList.contains('e-check')) {
            frame.classList.remove('e-check');
        } else if (checkbox) {
            frame.classList.add('e-check');
        }
    }
};

var menuObj = new ej.navigations.ContextMenu(menuOptions, '#contextmenu');
<!DOCTYPE html><html lang="en"><head>
    <title>Essential JS 2</title>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=no">
    <meta name="description" content="Essential JS 2">
    <meta name="author" content="Syncfusion">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-base/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-buttons/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-inputs/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-popups/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-navigations/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="//cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/ej2-lists/styles/material.css" rel="stylesheet">

    <!--style reference from app-->
    <link href="styles.css" rel="stylesheet">

    <!--system js reference and configuration-->
    
    
<script src="https://cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/dist/ej2.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
</head>

<body>
    
    <div id="container">
        <div id="target">Right click / Touch hold to open the ContextMenu</div> 
        <ul id="contextmenu"></ul>
        <input type="checkbox" id="checkbox1" style="display:none">
        <input type="checkbox" id="checkbox2" style="display:none">
        <input type="checkbox" id="checkbox3" style="display:none">
    </div>

<script>
var ele = document.getElementById('container');
if(ele) {
    ele.style.visibility = "visible";
 }   
        </script>
<script src="index.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
</body></html>
#loader {
  color: #008cff;
  height: 40px;
  left: 45%;
  position: absolute;
  top: 45%;
  width: 30%;
}

#container {
  visibility: hidden;
}

.list {
  display: none;
}

#target {
  border: 1px dashed;
  height: 150px;
  padding: 10px;
  position: relative;
  text-align: justify;
  color: gray;
  user-select: none;
}