14 Dec 20171 minute to read

The Autocomplete control for JavaScript is a textbox control that provides a list of suggestions based on the user query. When the user enters a text in the text box, the control performs the search operation and provides a list of results in the suggestion pop up. There are several filter types available to perform the search.

Key Features

  • Multi word Search: Supports searching using multiple words.

  • Data binding: Supports data binding with JSON data and remote data.

  • Template: The template property supports templates for customizing the suggestion list content.

  • Highlight Search: The highlightSearch property supports highlighting the typed text in the suggestion list.

  • Auto Fill: The enableAutoFill property allows the control to automatically select the first suggested item.

  • Keyboard Interaction: Supports using the keyboard to focus on the control, navigate through the suggestion results, and select a value.