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144805 May 23,2019 02:02 PM UTC May 28,2019 08:51 AM UTC ASP.NET MVC - EJ 2 3
Tags: Treeview
Asked On May 23, 2019 02:02 PM UTC

Any chance I can find some VB.NET samples on how to use the treeview (both local and remote data)? I am trying to make my first project with Syncfusion on a ASP MVC application, but I am struggling to convert the C# samples to VB...


Christopher Issac Sunder K [Syncfusion]
Replied On May 24, 2019 01:33 PM UTC

Hi Koen, 

Greetings from Syncfusion support. 

We have prepared a Syncfusion EJ2 TreeView sample using VB.NET. Please download the sample from the link below, 

We have prepared the sample as per the following steps 
1. Create a VB MVC sample. 
2. Install the Syncfusion MVC package (Syncfusion.EJ2.MVC5) by using the nuget 
3. Now add the following scripts and styles cdn links and ScriptManager in the “_Layout.vbhtml” file. 
@Imports Syncfusion.EJ2 
<!DOCTYPE html> 
    <!-- Syncfusion Essential JS 2 Styles --> 
    <link rel="stylesheet" rel='nofollow' href="https://cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/material.css" /> 
    <!-- Syncfusion Essential JS 2 Scripts --> 
    <script src="https://cdn.syncfusion.com/ej2/dist/ej2.min.js"></script> 

4. Add the “Syncfusion.EJ2” Assembly reference to the “Web.config” file.’ 
<pages pageBaseType="System.Web.Mvc.WebViewPage"> 
        <add namespace="VBSample" /> 
        <add namespace="Syncfusion.EJ2" /> 

We have used the following code snippet to render the treeview in VB.NET. Please refer the code snippets below, 
// For local data Source 
@Imports Syncfusion.EJ2 
@Imports Syncfusion.EJ2.Navigations 
<div id="ControlRegion"> 
    @Html.EJS().TreeView("listdata").Fields(Function(field) field.Id("Id").DataSource(ViewBag.data).ParentID("ParentId").Text("Text").HasChildren("hasChild")).Render() 
Dim treedata As New List(Of Data)() 
treedata.Add(New Data() With { 
.Id = "1", 
.Text = "Australia", 
.hasChild = True 
treedata.Add(New Data() With { 
.Id = "2", 
.Text = "Victoria", 
.ParentId = "1" 
treedata.Add(New Data() With { 
.Id = "3", 
.Text = "Western Australia", 
.ParentId = "1" 
treedata.Add(New Data() With { 
.Id = "5", 
.Text = "Brazil", 
.hasChild = True 
treedata.Add(New Data() With { 
.Id = "13", 
.Text = "China", 
.hasChild = True 
ViewBag.data = treedata 
Return View() 

// Remote dataSource 
Dim data As Object = New Syncfusion.EJ2.DataManager With { 
.Url = "https://services.odata.org/V4/Northwind/Northwind.svc", 
.Adaptor = "ODataV4Adaptor", 
.CrossDomain = True 
parentData.Query = "new ej.data.Query().from('Employees').select('EmployeeID,FirstName,Title').take(5)" 
parentData.Id = "EmployeeID" 
parentData.Text = "FirstName" 
parentData.HasChildren = "EmployeeID" 
parentData.Child = childData 
parentData.DataSource = data 
childData.Query = "new ej.data.Query().from('Orders').select('OrderID,EmployeeID,ShipName').take(5)" 
childData.Id = "OrderID" 
childData.Text = "ShipName" 
childData.ParentId = "EmployeeID" 
childData.DataSource = data 
ViewBag.remoteFields = parentData 
Return View() 

Note: Navigate to 'About' to render treeview using remote data source. 

Please check the sample and get back to us if you need any further assistance. 


Replied On May 27, 2019 11:35 AM UTC

Thanks for you prompt answer and demo project. I will have a look at it!

Christopher Issac Sunder K [Syncfusion]
Replied On May 28, 2019 08:51 AM UTC

Hi Koen, 

Thanks for the update. 

We will wait until we hear from you. 



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