Context Menu

Context menu is used to improve user action with Kanban using popup menu. It can be shown by defining ‘enable](https://help.syncfusion.com/api/js/ejkanban#members:contextmenusettings-enable) as true. Context menu has option to add default items in [menuItems](https://help.syncfusion.com/api/js/ejkanban#members:contextmenusettings-menuitems) and customized items in [customMenuItems`.

Default Context Menu items

Please find the below table for default context menu items and its actions.

Section Context menu items Action
Header Hide Column Hide the current column
Visible Columns Show the column if already hidden
Content Add Card Start Add new card
Card Edit Card Start Edit in current card
Delete Card Delete the current card
Top of Row Move the card to Top of Row
Bottom of Row Move the card to Bottom of Row
Move Up Move the card in Up direction
Move Down Move the card in Down direction
Move Left Move the card in Left direction
Move Right Move the card in Right direction
Move to Swimlane Move the card to Swim lane which is chosen from given list
Print Card Print the specific card

The following code example describes the above behavior.

  • html
  • <template>
        <div>
            <ej-kanban id="Kanban" e-data-source.bind="KanbanData" e-key-field="Status" e-fields.bind="Field" e-context-menu-settings.bind="contextMenuSettings">
                <ej-kanban-column e-header-text="Backlog" e-key="Open"></ej-kanban-column>
                <ej-kanban-column e-header-text="In Progress" e-key="InProgress"></ej-kanban-column>
                <ej-kanban-column e-header-text="Testing" e-key="Testing"></ej-kanban-column>
                <ej-kanban-column e-header-text="Done" e-key="Close"></ej-kanban-column>
            </ej-kanban>
        </div>
    </template>
  • javascript
  • export class Kanban {
        constructor() {
            this.KanbanData = [
               { Id: 1, Status: "Open", Summary: "Analyze the new requirements gathered from the customer.", Type: "Story", Priority: "Low", Tags: "Analyze,Customer", Estimate: 3.5, Assignee: "Nancy", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/1.png", RankId: 1 },
               { Id: 2, Status: "InProgress", Summary: "Improve application performance", Type: "Improvement", Priority: "Normal", Tags: "Improvement", Estimate: 6, Assignee: "Andrew Fuller", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/2.png", RankId: 1 },
               { Id: 3, Status: "Open", Summary: "Arrange a web meeting with the customer to get new requirements.", Type: "Others", Priority: "Critical", Tags: "Meeting", Estimate: 5.5, Assignee: "Janet Leverling", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/3.png", RankId: 2 },
               { Id: 4, Status: "InProgress", Summary: "Fix the issues reported in the IE browser.", Type: "Bug", Priority: "Release Breaker", Tags: "IE", Estimate: 2.5, Assignee: "Janet Leverling", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/3.png", RankId: 2 },
               { Id: 5, Status: "Testing", Summary: "Fix the issues reported by the customer.", Type: "Bug", Priority: "Low", Tags: "Customer", Estimate: "3.5", Assignee: "Steven walker", ImageUrl:"/images/kanban/5.png", RankId: 1 },
               { Id: 6, Status: "Close", Summary: "Arrange a web meeting with the customer to get the login page requirements.", Type: "Others", Priority: "Low", Tags: "Meeting", Estimate: 2, Assignee: "Michael Suyama", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/6.png", RankId: 1 },
               { Id: 7, Status: "Validate", Summary: "Validate new requirements", Type: "Improvement", Priority: "Low", Tags: "Validation", Estimate: 1.5, Assignee: "Robert King", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/7.png", RankId: 1 },
               { Id: 8, Status: "Close", Summary: "Login page validation", Type: "Story", Priority: "Release Breaker", Tags: "Validation,Fix", Estimate: 2.5, Assignee: "Laura Callahan", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/8.png", RankId: 2 },
               { Id: 9, Status: "Testing", Summary: "Fix the issues reported in Safari browser.", Type: "Bug", Priority: "Release Breaker", Tags: "Fix,Safari", Estimate: 1.5, Assignee: "Nancy", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/1.png", RankId: 2 },
               { Id: 10, Status: "Close", Summary: "Test the application in the IE browser.", Type: "Story", Priority: "Low", Tags: "Testing,IE", Estimate: 5.5, Assignee: "Margaret", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/4.png", RankId: 3 },
               { Id: 11, Status: "Validate", Summary: "Validate the issues reported by the customer.", Type: "Story", Priority: "High", Tags: "Validation,Fix", Estimate: 1, Assignee: "Steven walker", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/5.png", RankId: 1 },
               { Id: 12, Status: "Testing", Summary: "Check Login page validation.", Type: "Story", Priority: "Release Breaker", Tags: "Testing", Estimate: 0.5, Assignee: "Michael Suyama", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/6.png", RankId: 3 },
               { Id: 13, Status: "Open", Summary: "API improvements.", Type: "Improvement", Priority: "High", Tags: "Grid,API", Estimate: 3.5, Assignee: "Robert King", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/7.png", RankId: 3 },
               { Id: 14, Status: "InProgress", Summary: "Add responsive support to application", Type: "Epic", Priority: "Critical", Tags: "Responsive", Estimate: 6, Assignee: "Laura Callahan", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/8.png", RankId: 3 },
               { Id: 15, Status: "Open", Summary: "Show the retrieved data from the server in grid control.", Type: "Story", Priority: "High", Tags: "Database,SQL", Estimate: 5.5, Assignee: "Margaret", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/4.png", RankId: 4 },
               { Id: 16, Status: "InProgress", Summary: "Fix cannot open user’s default database SQL error.", Priority: "Critical", Type: "Bug", Tags: "Database,Sql2008", Estimate: 2.5, Assignee: "Janet Leverling", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/3.png", RankId: 4 },
               { Id: 17, Status: "Testing", Summary: "Fix the issues reported in data binding.", Type: "Story", Priority: "Normal", Tags: "DataBinding", Estimate: "3.5", Assignee: "Janet Leverling", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/3.png", RankId: 4 },
               { Id: 18, Status: "Close", Summary: "Analyze SQL server 2008 connection.", Type: "Story", Priority: "Release Breaker", Tags: "Grid,Sql", Estimate: 2, Assignee: "Andrew Fuller", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/2.png", RankId: 4 },
               { Id: 19, Status: "Validate", Summary: "Validate dataBinding issues.", Type: "Story", Priority: "Low", Tags: "Validation", Estimate: 1.5, Assignee: "Margaret", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/4.png", RankId: 1 },
               { Id: 20, Status: "Close", Summary: "Analyze grid control.", Type: "Story", Priority: "High", Tags: "Analyze", Estimate: 2.5, Assignee: "Margaret", ImageUrl: "/images/kanban/4.png", RankId: 5 }];
            this.Field = { primaryKey: 'Id', content: 'Summary'};
        }
    }

    The following output is displayed as a result of the above code example.