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Best way to extend/customize Feather widgets

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  1. HRC
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    16 Mar 2009
    14 Jan
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    What is the best approach to customize Feather widgets when you need the designer to be different (i.e. change/add a field)?

    For instance, we needed to change the image field to an image library selector field in the designer.  We ended up creating our own MVC widget and re-used the Card designer code to make it happen.  Is this the best approach or is there another cleaner/simpler solution?

  2. Boyko Nistorov
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    17 Oct 2016
    18 Jan
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    Hello Chris,

    Thank you for using our services.
    Your way for implementing your solution is an option for achieving what you want.
    We have also some other options documented:

    1. Create custom designer views
    2. Extend designers with client logic

    Let me know if you need further assistance on the topic.

    Regards,
    Boyko Nistorov
    Telerik
     
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