HtmlEditorMentionBuilder.DataSource(JS) Method

Mirrors the client-side dataSource option.

Namespace: DevExtreme.AspNet.Mvc.Builders

Assembly: DevExtreme.AspNet.Core.dll

Declaration

public HtmlEditorMentionBuilder DataSource(
    JS js
)

Parameters

Name Type Description
js JS

A JavaScript expression that represents a DevExtreme data source.

Returns

Type Description
HtmlEditorMentionBuilder

A reference to this instance after the method is called.

Remarks

This method allows you to bind mentions to a DevExtreme data source initialized in JavaScript code.

Use the new JS() expression to specify the data source:

<script>
    var myDataSource = new DevExpress.data.ArrayStore(...);
</script>

@(Html.DevExtreme().HtmlEditor()
    .Mentions(mentions => {
        mentions.Add().DataSource(new JS("myDataSource"));
    })
)
NOTE

This is low-level API. Use it only if other method overloads do not suit your requirements.

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