Telerik UI for ASP.NET Core DockManager Overview

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The DockManager component is part of Telerik UI for ASP.NET Core, a professional grade UI library with 110+ components for building modern and feature-rich applications. To try it out sign up for a free 30-day trial.


The ASP.NET Core DockManager is a UI component that replicates the docks, along with their behaviors, in desktop applications like Visual Studio. Once rendered, docks can be moved around, can be docked or pinned to certain areas, and there will also be a dock management overlay that pops up to make actions like adding the pane to the top, right, bottom, or left areas and the component will automatically adjust its layout when these actions are taken.

The following example showcases a more complex scenario in which the DockManager can be utilized amongst other components.

The ASP.NET Core DockManager control is part of Telerik UI for ASP.NET Core, a professional-grade UI library with 110+ components for building modern and feature-rich web applications. The DockManager is a server-side wrapper for the Kendo UI for jQuery DockManager component and supports an HtmlHelper and a TagHelper mode.

Functionality and Features

  • Pane Types—The DockManager exposes several mechanisms for configuring pane types by segregating them into groups.
  • Dock Types—The DockManager allows you to dock panes inside or outside the boundaries of an arbitrary pane.

Additional Apps

This DockManager example is part of unique collection of hundreds of ASP.NET Core demos, with which you can see all Telerik ASP.NET Core components and their features in action. View the source code of the demos from the library or directly adapt, and edit them and their theme appearance in Telerik REPL for ASP.NET Core or ThemeBuilder.

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