Overview

The TileView widget contains a collection of tiles. Tiles can store much more information than ordinary buttons, that is why they are very popular in apps designed for touch devices.

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The following code adds a primitive TileView to your page.

HTML
<div id="tileViewContainer"></div>
JavaScript
$(function() {
    $("#tileViewContainer").dxTileView({
        dataSource: [
            { text: "Alabama" },
            { text: "Alaska" },
            { text: "Arizona" },
            // ...
        ]
    });
});

Note that all data source items in the code above follow the Default Item Template pattern. This provides a default tile appearance, which can be customized later.

By default, the widget is oriented horizontally, but you can orient it vertically using the direction option.

JavaScript
$(function() {
    $("#tileViewContainer").dxTileView({
        // ...
        direction: "vertical"
    });
});

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