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Creating Custom Context Menus

The Grid Control allows you to create custom context menus for any grid element (row indicator panel, data cells, etc.). This topic shows how this can be done.

For general information on popup menus, see Popup Menus Overview.

Expanded Example: Creating Custom Context Menus

This example creates a custom context menu for the header panel button. This menu has two items: Columns and Runtime Column Customization. The first item is a sub menu that allows you to show/hide available grid columns. The second item invokes the Customization Form.

The following code defines the custom menu specified by the GridViewColumnButtonMenu class. Elements in this menu are encapsulated by DXMenuItem objects (and their descendants).

The following code shows how to invoke the custom menu on right-clicking the Grid View.

The image below shows the result.

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