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Learning Kendo UI Web Development by John Adams

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The Kendo UI Window widget

JavaScript has long supported pop-up windows that can send messages to a user in a web browser. These messages can be simple text for the user to see, they can be confirmation boxes to ask permission, or they can even sometimes prompt the user to enter some information. Of course, these pop-up messages have two big problems. First, they are unattractive and have the appearance of a system message instead of a coherent portion of a website. Second, they have been so overused and abused in the past that many users disable them entirely or make it a habit to avoid sites that use them because they are annoying at best and a potential security risk at worst.

Modern web programmers have found a solution to this problem. JavaScript ...

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