The Drawer widget, commonly known as the Facebook-style side menu, was introduced in the 2013 Q2 release of Kendo UI. This menu style has nowadays turned into a standard for any mobile application that has a lot of content and a complex navigation stack.
The Drawer widget can be initialized by setting the
data-role="drawer" attribute to a
div element. By default, the widget appears from the left side on a left-to-right swipe. The drawer can be made to slide in from right to left, by setting the
position data attribute to
The drawer slides back in when we navigate to another view or an opposite swipe gesture is done by the user. The widget also supports adding a custom header and footer; this feature ...