We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to browse, then you agree to our privacy policy and cookie policy. Image for the cookie policy date
Unfortunately, activation email could not send to your email. Please try again.
Syncfusion Feedback

How to Show or Hide the AutoComplete control from client side script?

Platform: ASP.NET Web Forms |
Control: AutoComplete


You can show or hide AutoComplete element using client-side API in the web page.



You can show or hide the AutoComplete control from client side script using the setVisible(bool) API method. When the setVisible() is false then the control is hidden from the web page.

Refer to the following code example to show or hide the control from script.


<ej:Autocomplete ID="AutoComplete" runat="server" DataTextField="Text" DataUniqueKeyField="ID" />    <br />
<ej:ToggleButton runat="server" ID="Toggle" ActiveText="Show Control" DefaultText="Hide Control" ClientSideOnClick="OnClick"></ej:ToggleButton>


<script type="text/javascript">
function OnClick(args) {
var autocompObj =$("#<%=AutoComplete.ClientID%>").data("ejAutocomplete");
if (args.isChecked)

The following screenshot illustrates the output on toggle button click.

Autocomplete display toggle

Figure 1: Show or Hide AutoComplete on Toggle button click 

2X faster development

The ultimate ASP.NET Web Forms UI toolkit to boost your development speed.
You must log in to leave a comment

Please sign in to access our KB

This page will automatically be redirected to the sign-in page in 10 seconds.

Up arrow icon

Warning Icon You are using an outdated version of Internet Explorer that may not display all features of this and other websites. Upgrade to Internet Explorer 8 or newer for a better experience.Close Icon

Live Chat Icon For mobile