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How to: Create and customize a custom GridLookUpEdit control

Assume that a GridLookUpEdit control needs to be used in multiple places, and all editors must display data from one predefined data source and contain predefined columns. In this instance, you can create a custom GridLookUpEdit control.

This example shows how to create a custom GridLookUpEdit control, and initialize its properties as required. The structure of descendant classes is based on the code template shown in the Custom Editors.Editors Structure topic.

To customize the control's settings, the OnLoaded method is overridden. In this method, the control's DataSource, columns and some other options are initialized. Note that columns created in this method are not accessible at design time.

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