Get select value from kendo ui comboBox

Get select value from kendo ui comboBox

In this post, is going to share the how to bond the kendo ui Combo Box & how to get the value and text using this.value(), this.text() and we can use as per need.

This combo box wok with filter. If you want to filter the drop-down the it possible.

The Razor view code sample :

<div class="col-lg-12">
     <input type="text" id="txt_filterCustomer"/>

The JavaScript code sample :

<script type="text/javascript">
    var _empId = mySession().ID;    //This is a Id.

    $(function () {
            placeholder: "-- Select Employee --",
            dataTextField: "EmpName",
            dataValueField: "EmpID",
            filter: "contains",
            autoBind: false,
            minLength: 1,
            dataSource: {
                transport: {
                    read: {
                        url:"localhost://8080/API/Company/GetEmployee/" + _empId
            change: function () {
                employeeList(this.value(), this.text());

        function employeeList(key, val) {
            if (key !== undefined && val !== undefined) {
                alert('key : ' + key);
                alert('val : ' + val);


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