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Appearance and Conditional Formatting

Topics in this section cover grid appearance customization capabilities.

  • Look And Feel Overview
    The grid control, like other controls produced by DevExpress, supports Look And Feel technology. This technology enables you to provide common appearance for all the controls in your application and then change the appearance of all controls at the same time.

  • Appearances
    Contains topics and tutorials that illustrate how to customize your Data Grid appearance and apply custom row and cell styles.

  • Conditional Formats
    Inspired by Microsoft Excel, the conditional formatting feature allows you and your end-users to highlight critical information, identify trends and exceptions, and compare data by changing row and cell appearance based on custom conditions.

  • Custom Painting
    Demonstrates how to manually paint specific grid rows or cells.

  • Alpha Blending and Background Images
    The Grid Control provides control over alpha blending, which allows you to give visual elements (rows, column headers, group panel, empty area, etc.) various degrees of transparency.

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