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FormatInfo.AlwaysUseThreadFormat Property

Gets or sets whether a value for the Format property should be determined each time the property is accessed.

Namespace:DevExpress.Utils
Assembly:DevExpress.Data.v19.2.dll

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: Boolean
true if the value for the Format property should be determined each time the property is accessed.

Expanded Remarks

Set the AlwaysUseThreadFormat property to true if your application creates several threads which use different languages or regional settings.

The Format property specifies the format provider used for formatting values. When you call GetDisplayText, the function reads the Format property and uses this format provider to format the value passed as a parameter.

AlwaysUseThreadFormat specifies how the value for the Format property should be determined. If AlwaysUseThreadFormat is true, Format is updated each time the property is accessed. If AlwaysUseThreadFormat is false, the value for the Format property is determined only when changing the FormatType property.

Refer to the Format topic for more information.

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