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GridColumn.GetDescription Method

Gets this column's description, assigned using the [Display(Description = ". . .")] data attribute.

Namespace:DevExpress.XtraGrid.Columns
Assembly:DevExpress.XtraGrid.v17.1.dll

Expanded Syntax

Return value

Type: String
A String value that is the column's description.

Expanded Remarks

The GetDescription method returns the string description of this column, assigned using the Data Annotation Attributes. See this link to learn more.

Note

The GetDescription method always returns the description, specified by the attribute, and does not reflect actual description changes made by setting the ToolTip property.

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