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GridControl Members

Displays data from a data source in a standard tabular form (view), or in various other forms (as a banded grid, cards or tiles). Supports numerous editing and data-shaping features, such as summaries, filtration, data grouping, master-detail mode, etc. See Data Grid.

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Public method GridControl Creates a new GridControl control.
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Public property AccessibilityObject Gets the System.Windows.Forms.AccessibleObject assigned to the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property AccessibleDefaultActionDescription Gets or sets the default action description of the control for use by accessibility client applications. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property AccessibleDescription Gets or sets the description of the control used by accessibility client applications. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property AccessibleName Gets or sets the name of the control used by accessibility client applications. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property AccessibleRole Gets or sets the accessible role of the control (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property AllowDrop Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control can accept data that the user drags onto it. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property AllowRestoreSelectionAndFocusedRow Gets or sets whether to preserve the focused row and selection after sorting, grouping or filtering.
Public property Anchor Gets or sets the edges of the container to which a control is bound and determines how a control is resized with its parent. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property AutoScrollOffset Gets or sets where this control is scrolled to in System.Windows.Forms.ScrollableControl.ScrollControlIntoView. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property AutoSize This property is not relevant for this class. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property AvailableViews Gets the collection of registered View types.
Public property BackColor This member supports the internal infrastructure, and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public property BackgroundImage Gets or sets the background image displayed in the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property BackgroundImageLayout Gets or sets the background image layout as defined in the System.Windows.Forms.ImageLayout enumeration. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property BindingContext Gets or sets the System.Windows.Forms.BindingContext for the control.
Public property Bottom Gets the distance, in pixels, between the bottom edge of the control and the top edge of its container's client area. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Bounds Gets or sets the size and location of the control including its nonclient elements, in pixels, relative to the parent control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property CanFocus Gets a value indicating whether the control can receive focus. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property CanSelect Gets a value indicating whether the control can be selected. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Capture Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control has captured the mouse. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property CausesValidation Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control causes validation to be performed on any controls that require validation when it receives focus. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public propertyStatic member CheckForIllegalCrossThreadCalls Gets or sets a value indicating whether to catch calls on the wrong thread that access a control's System.Windows.Forms.Control.Handle property when an application is being debugged. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property ClientRectangle Gets the rectangle that represents the client area of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property ClientSize Gets or sets the height and width of the client area of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property CompanyName ControlCompanyNameDescr (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Container Gets the System.ComponentModel.IContainer that contains the System.ComponentModel.Component. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public property ContainsFocus Gets a value indicating whether the control, or one of its child controls, currently has the input focus. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property ContextMenu Gets or sets the shortcut menu associated with the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property ContextMenuStrip Gets or sets a System.Windows.Forms.ContextMenuStrip object associated with the grid control.
Public property Controls Gets the collection of controls contained within the control.
Public property Created Gets a value indicating whether the control has been created. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Cursor Gets or sets the cursor that is displayed when the mouse pointer is over the current GridControl.
Public property DataBindings Gets the data bindings for the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property DataMember Gets or sets a sub-list of the data source (DataSource) whose data is supplied for the grid control's main View.
Public property DataSource Gets or sets the grid control's data source.
Public propertyStatic member DefaultBackColor Gets the default background color of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public propertyStatic member DefaultFont Gets the default font of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public propertyStatic member DefaultForeColor Gets the default foreground color of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property DefaultView Gets the currently maximized View.
Public property DeviceDpi (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public propertyStatic member DisableAccessibility Gets or sets whether the Grid Control's accessibility feature (providing information on the control's data to accessibility tools, e.g., MS Narrator) is disabled. This is a static property, and thus it affects all Grid Controls in your application.
Public property DisplayRectangle Gets the rectangle that represents the display area of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Disposing Gets a value indicating whether the base System.Windows.Forms.Control class is in the process of disposing. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Dock Gets or sets which control borders are docked to its parent control and determines how a control is resized with its parent.
Public property EmbeddedNavigator Provides access to the embedded data navigator.
Public property Enabled Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control can respond to user interaction. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property ExternalRepository Gets or sets the external repository of in-place editors. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public property Focused Gets a value indicating whether the control has input focus. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property FocusedView Gets or sets the View which is currently focused.
Public property Font Gets or sets the font of the text displayed by the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property ForeColor Gets or sets the control's foreground color. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public property FormsUseDefaultLookAndFeel Gets or sets whether the grid control's external forms are painted according to the Default LookAndFeel, or according to a View's painting scheme.
Public property GridDisposing Gets a value indicating whether the current GridControl is being unloaded from memory.
Public property Handle Gets the window handle that the control is bound to. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property HasChildren Gets a value indicating whether the control contains one or more child controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Height Gets or sets the height of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property ImeMode Gets or sets the Input Method Editor (IME) mode of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property InvokeRequired Gets a value indicating whether the caller must call an invoke method when making method calls to the control because the caller is on a different thread than the one the control was created on. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property IsAccessible Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control is visible to accessibility applications. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property IsAttachedToSearchControl Gets whether the GridControl is attached to a SearchControl, which performs data searching through grid data.
Public property IsDesignMode Gets a value indicating whether the grid control is currently in design mode.
Public property IsDisposed Gets a value indicating whether the control has been disposed of. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property IsFocused Tests whether the grid control has input focus.
Public property IsHandleCreated Gets a value indicating whether the control has a handle associated with it. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property IsLoaded This member supports the internal infrastructure, and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public property IsLoading Gets whether the control is being initialized. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public property IsMirrored Gets a value indicating whether the control is mirrored. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property IsPrinting Gets whether the grid control is sending information to the print/export engine.
Public property IsPrintingAvailable Indicates whether the grid control can be printed/exported.
Public property IsSplitGrid Gets whether the GridControl belongs to a GridSplitContainer.
Public property KeyboardFocusView Obsolete. Gets or sets the View that currently has keyboard focus.
Public property LayoutEngine Gets a cached instance of the control's layout engine. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Left Gets or sets the distance, in pixels, between the left edge of the control and the left edge of its container's client area. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property LevelTree Provides access to a hierarchical structure that associates pattern Views with specific master-detail relationships.
Public property Location Gets or sets the coordinates of the upper-left corner of the control relative to the upper-left corner of its container. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property LookAndFeel Provides access to settings controlling the grid control's look and feel.
Public property MainView Gets or sets the View that displays data at the top hierarchy level.
Public property Margin Gets or sets the space between controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property MaximumSize Gets or sets the size that is the upper limit that System.Windows.Forms.Control.GetPreferredSize can specify. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property MenuManager Gets or sets an object that controls the look and feel of the popup menus. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public property MinimumSize Gets or sets the size that is the lower limit that System.Windows.Forms.Control.GetPreferredSize can specify. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public propertyStatic member ModifierKeys Gets a value indicating which of the modifier keys (SHIFT, CTRL, and ALT) is in a pressed state. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public propertyStatic member MouseButtons Gets a value indicating which of the mouse buttons is in a pressed state. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public propertyStatic member MousePosition Gets the position of the mouse cursor in screen coordinates. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Name Gets or sets the name of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Padding Gets or sets padding within the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Parent Gets or sets the parent container of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property PreferredSize Gets the size of a rectangular area into which the control can fit. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property ProductName Gets the product name of the assembly containing the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property ProductVersion Gets the version of the assembly containing the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property RecreatingHandle Gets a value indicating whether the control is currently re-creating its handle. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Region Gets or sets the window region associated with the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property RepositoryItems Provides access to the control's internal repository of in-place editors. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public property Right Gets the distance, in pixels, between the right edge of the control and the left edge of its container's client area. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property RightToLeft Gets or sets a value indicating whether control's elements are aligned to support locales using right-to-left fonts. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property ScaleFactor This member supports the internal infrastructure, and is not intended to be used directly from your code. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public property ServerMode Obsolete. Gets whether server mode is enabled.
Public property ShowOnlyPredefinedDetails Gets or sets whether the Grid Control displays only the relationships that exist in the LevelTree.
Public property Site Gets or sets the site of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Size Gets or sets the height and width of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property TabIndex Gets or sets the tab order of the control within its container. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property TabStop Gets or sets a value indicating whether the user can give the focus to this control using the TAB key. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Tag Gets or sets the object that contains data about the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Text Gets or sets the control's text. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public property ToolTipController Gets or sets the component that controls the behavior and appearance of hints displayed for a container control's visual elements. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public property Top Gets or sets the distance, in pixels, between the top edge of the control and the top edge of its container's client area. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property TopLevelControl Gets the parent control that is not parented by another Windows Forms control. Typically, this is the outermost System.Windows.Forms.Form that the control is contained in. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property UseDisabledStatePainter Gets or sets whether the control is painted grayed out, when it's in the disabled state.
Public property UseEmbeddedNavigator Gets or sets whether the embedded data navigator is visible.
Public property UseWaitCursor Gets or sets a value indicating whether to use the wait cursor for the current control and all child controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property ViewCollection Provides access to the collection of Views in the grid's View repository.
Public property Views Gets the collection of Views currently displayed by the grid control.
Public property Visible Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control and all its parent controls are displayed. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property Width Gets or sets the width of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public property WindowTarget This property is not relevant for this class. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
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Public methodStatic member About Activates the control's About dialog box.
Public method AccessibleNotifyClients Overloaded. Notifies accessibility client applications of the specified System.Windows.Forms.AccessibleEvents event for the specified child control.
Public method BeginInit Starts the grid's runtime initialization.
Public method BeginInvoke Executes the specified delegate asynchronously on the thread that the control's underlying handle was created on. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method BeginUpdate Locks the GridControl object by preventing visual updates of the object and its elements until the EndUpdate method is called.
Public method BringToFront Brings the control to the front of the z-order. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method Contains Retrieves a value indicating whether the specified control is a child of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method CreateControl Forces the creation of the control, including the creation of the handle and any child controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method CreateGraphics Creates the System.Drawing.Graphics for the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method CreateObjRef Creates an object that contains all the relevant information required to generate a proxy used to communicate with a remote object. (Inherited from System.MarshalByRefObject)
Public method CreateSplitContainer Creates a Split Container and places the current GridControl to it.
Public method CreateView Creates a View of the specified type.
Public method Dispose Releases all resources used by the System.ComponentModel.Component. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public method DoDragDrop Begins a drag-and-drop operation. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method DrawToBitmap Supports rendering to the specified bitmap. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method EndInit Notifies the control that the initialization has been completed. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public method EndInvoke Retrieves the return value of the asynchronous operation represented by the System.IAsyncResult passed. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method EndUpdate Unlocks the GridControl object after a call to the BeginUpdate method and causes an immediate visual update.
Public methodStatic member Equals Determines whether the specified System.Object instances are considered equal. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method Equals Determines whether the specified System.Object is equal to the current System.Object. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method ExportToCsv Overloaded. Exports the data displayed by the DefaultView (the MainView or the currently maximized detail View) to the specified stream in CSV format using the specified options.
Public method ExportToExcelOld Obsolete. Exports the data displayed by the DefaultView (the MainView or the currently maximized detail View) to the specified file in XLS format.
Public method ExportToHtml Overloaded. Exports the data displayed by the DefaultView (the MainView or the currently maximized detail View) to the specified stream in HTML format with the specified title, using the specified character encoding. The output file can be compressed (secondary characters e.g. spaces are removed) if required.
Public method ExportToHtmlOld Obsolete. Exports the data displayed by the DefaultView (the MainView or the currently maximized detail View) to the specified file in HTML format.
Public method ExportToMht Overloaded. Exports the data displayed by the DefaultView (the MainView or the currently maximized detail View) to the specified file in MHT format using the specified character encoding.
Public method ExportToPdf Overloaded. Exports the data displayed by the DefaultView (the MainView or the currently maximized detail View) to the specified stream in PDF format.
Public method ExportToRtf Overloaded. Exports the data displayed by the DefaultView (the MainView or the currently maximized detail View) to a stream in RTF format.
Public method ExportToText Overloaded. Exports the data displayed by the DefaultView (the MainView or the currently maximized detail View) to a stream in TXT format using the specified separator string, quotation and text encoding settings.
Public method ExportToTextOld Obsolete. Exports the data displayed by the DefaultView (the MainView or the currently maximized detail View) to the specified file in TXT format.
Public method ExportToXls Overloaded. Exports the data displayed by the DefaultView (the MainView or the currently maximized detail View) to a stream in XLS format.
Public method ExportToXlsx Overloaded. Exports the data displayed by the DefaultView (the MainView or the currently maximized detail View) to the specified file in XLSX (MS Excel 2007) format using the specified options.
Public method FindForm Retrieves the form that the control is on. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method FireChanged Forces an update to the control's properties that are listed within the property grid at design time.
Public method Focus Sets input focus to the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ForceInitialize Forces the grid control to finish its initialization.
Public methodStatic member FromChildHandle Retrieves the control that contains the specified handle. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member FromHandle Returns the control that is currently associated with the specified handle. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method GetChildAtPoint Retrieves the child control that is located at the specified coordinates, specifying whether to ignore child controls of a certain type. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method GetContainerControl Returns the next System.Windows.Forms.ContainerControl up the control's chain of parent controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method GetHashCode Serves as a hash function for a particular type. System.Object.GetHashCode is suitable for use in hashing algorithms and data structures like a hash table. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method GetLifetimeService Retrieves the current lifetime service object that controls the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from System.MarshalByRefObject)
Public method GetNextControl Retrieves the next control forward or back in the tab order of child controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method GetPreferredSize Retrieves the size of a rectangular area into which a control can be fitted. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method GetToolTipController Returns the actual tooltip controller that controls the behavior and appearance of hints for the container editor. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public method GetType Gets the System.Type of the current instance. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method GetViewAt Gets the View owning the specific point.
Public method Hide Conceals the control from the user. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method InitializeLifetimeService Obtains a lifetime service object to control the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from System.MarshalByRefObject)
Public method InternalGetService The function supports the internal infrastructure and is not intended to be called from your code.
Public method Invalidate Invalidates the specified region of the control (adds it to the control's update region, which is the area that will be repainted at the next paint operation), and causes a paint message to be sent to the control. Optionally, invalidates the child controls assigned to the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method Invoke Executes the specified delegate on the thread that owns the control's underlying window handle. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member IsKeyLocked Determines whether the CAPS LOCK, NUM LOCK, or SCROLL LOCK key is in effect. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member IsMnemonic Determines if the specified character is the mnemonic character assigned to the control in the specified string. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method IsVisibleView Indicates whether a specific View is currently visible.
Public method LockFireChanged Prevents change notifications from being sent until the UnlockFireChanged method is called.
Public method LogicalToDeviceUnits (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method PerformLayout Forces the control to apply layout logic to all its child controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method PointToClient Computes the location of the specified screen point into client coordinates. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method PointToScreen Computes the location of the specified client point into screen coordinates. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method PreProcessControlMessage Preprocesses keyboard or input messages within the message loop before they are dispatched. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method PreProcessMessage Preprocesses keyboard or input messages within the message loop before they are dispatched. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method Print Prints the grid control's DefaultView (the MainView or the currently maximized detail View) without showing a print preview or print dialog.
Public method PrintDialog Displays the standard Print dialog to print the data displayed in the Grid Control's DefaultView.
Public method RectangleToClient Computes the size and location of the specified screen rectangle in client coordinates. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method RectangleToScreen Computes the size and location of the specified client rectangle in screen coordinates. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member ReferenceEquals Determines whether the specified System.Object instances are the same instance. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method Refresh Forces the control to invalidate its client area and immediately redraw itself and any child controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method RefreshDataSource Updates the MainView to reflect changes made to a data source.
Public method RemoveSplitContainer Removes the Grid Control from a Split Container and disposes of this Split Container.
Public method ResetBackColor Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.BackColor property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetBindings Causes a control bound to the System.Windows.Forms.BindingSource to reread all the items in the list and refresh their displayed values. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetCursor Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Cursor property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetFont Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Font property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetForeColor Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.ForeColor property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetImeMode Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.ImeMode property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetRightToLeft Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.RightToLeft property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetText Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Text property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResumeLayout Resumes usual layout logic, optionally forcing an immediate layout of pending layout requests. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method Scale Scales the control and all child controls by the specified scaling factor. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ScaleBitmapLogicalToDevice (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method Select Activates the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method SelectNextControl Activates the next control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method SendToBack Sends the control to the back of the z-order. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method SetBounds Sets the bounds of the control to the specified location and size. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method Show Displays the control to the user. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ShowPreview Obsolete. Opens the Print Preview window for the grid control's Default View.
Public method ShowPrintPreview Opens the Print Preview window with a Bars UI.
Public method ShowRibbonPrintPreview Displays the Print Preview window with a Ribbon UI.
Public method SuspendLayout Temporarily suspends the layout logic for the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method SwitchPaintStyle Applies the specified paint style to all Views.
Public method ToString Returns a System.String containing the name of the System.ComponentModel.Component, if any. This method should not be overridden. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public method UnlockFireChanged Re-enables change notifications after a call to the LockFireChanged method.
Public method Update Causes the control to redraw the invalidated regions within its client area. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
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Public fieldStatic member AutoFilterRowHandle Contains a value which represents the handle of the Auto Filter Row. For more information on row handles refer to the Identifying Rows and Cards section.
Public fieldStatic member ExternalRowFooterHandle In Embedded detail mode, this row handle corresponds to the regions of detail Views below detail data and group rows. See GridView.IsExternalRow.
Public fieldStatic member ExternalRowHandle In Embedded detail mode, this row handle corresponds to data and group rows of detail Views. See GridView.IsExternalRow.
Public fieldStatic member ExternalRowHeaderHandle In Embedded detail mode, this row handle corresponds to the regions of detail Views above data and group rows (these regions include group panels and column header panels). See GridView.IsExternalRow.
Public fieldStatic member InvalidRowHandle Contains the value representing the invalid row handle. This value is returned when an attempt to obtain a particular row fails, etc. Please refer to the Identifying Rows and Cards topic for more information regarding row handles.
Public fieldStatic member NewItemRowHandle Contains a value which represents the handle of the New Item Row/Card. For more information on row handles refer to the Identifying Rows and Cards section.
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Public event AutoSizeChanged This event is not relevant for this class. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event BackColorChanged Occurs when the value of the System.Windows.Forms.Control.BackColor property changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event BackgroundImageChanged Occurs when the value of the System.Windows.Forms.Control.BackgroundImage property changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event BackgroundImageLayoutChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.BackgroundImageLayout property changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event BindingContextChanged Occurs when the value of the System.Windows.Forms.BindingContext property changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event CausesValidationChanged Occurs when the value of the System.Windows.Forms.Control.CausesValidation property changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event ChangeUICues Occurs when the focus or keyboard user interface (UI) cues change. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event Click Occurs when the control is clicked. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event ClientSizeChanged Occurs when the value of the System.Windows.Forms.Control.ClientSize property changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event ContextMenuChanged Occurs when the value of the System.Windows.Forms.Control.ContextMenu property changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event ContextMenuStripChanged Occurs when the value of the System.Windows.Forms.Control.ContextMenuStrip property changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event ControlAdded Occurs when a new control is added to the System.Windows.Forms.Control.ControlCollection. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event ControlRemoved Occurs when a control is removed from the System.Windows.Forms.Control.ControlCollection. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event CursorChanged Occurs when the value of the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Cursor property changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event DataSourceChanged Fires when changing the DataSource property value.
Public event DefaultViewChanged Fires when zooming a View in or out.
Public event Disposed Occurs when the component is disposed by a call to the System.ComponentModel.Component.Dispose method. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public event DockChanged Occurs when the value of the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Dock property changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event DoubleClick Occurs when the control is double-clicked. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event DpiChangedAfterParent (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event DpiChangedBeforeParent (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event DragDrop Occurs when a drag-and-drop operation is completed. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event DragEnter Occurs when an object is dragged into the control's bounds. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event DragLeave Occurs when an object is dragged out of the control's bounds. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event DragOver Occurs when an object is dragged over the control's bounds. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event EditorKeyDown Occurs when a key is pressed within an in-place editor that belongs to the container control. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public event EditorKeyPress Occurs when a character key is pressed within an in-place editor that belongs to the container control. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public event EditorKeyUp Occurs when a pressed key is released within an in-place editor that belongs to the container control. (Inherited from EditorContainer)
Public event EnabledChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Enabled property value has changed. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event Enter Occurs when the control is entered. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event FocusedViewChanged Fires in response to focus moving between Views.
Public event FontChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Font property value changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event ForeColorChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.ForeColor property value changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event GiveFeedback Occurs during a drag operation. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event GotFocus Occurs when the control receives focus. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event HandleCreated Occurs when a handle is created for the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event HandleDestroyed Occurs when the control's handle is in the process of being destroyed. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event HelpRequested Occurs when the user requests help for a control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event ImeModeChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.ImeMode property has changed. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event Invalidated Occurs when a control's display requires redrawing. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event KeyboardFocusViewChanged Obsolete. Fires when moving focus between Views.
Public event KeyDown Occurs when a key is pressed while the control has focus. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event KeyPress Occurs when a key is pressed while the control has focus. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event KeyUp Occurs when a key is released while the control has focus. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event Layout Occurs when a control should reposition its child controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event Leave Occurs when the input focus leaves the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event Load Fires when a grid control is displayed for the first time.
Public event LocationChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Location property value has changed. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event LostFocus Occurs when the control loses focus. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event MarginChanged Occurs when the control's margin changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event MouseCaptureChanged Occurs when the control loses or gains mouse capture. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event MouseClick Occurs when the control is clicked by the mouse. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event MouseDoubleClick Occurs when the control is double clicked by the mouse. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event MouseDown Occurs when the mouse pointer is over the control and a mouse button is pressed. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event MouseEnter Occurs when the mouse pointer enters the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event MouseHover Occurs when the mouse pointer rests on the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event MouseLeave Occurs when the mouse pointer leaves the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event MouseMove Occurs when the mouse pointer is moved over the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event MouseUp Occurs when the mouse pointer is over the control and a mouse button is released. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event MouseWheel Occurs when the mouse wheel moves while the control has focus. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event Move Occurs when the control is moved. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event PaddingChanged Occurs when the control's padding changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event Paint Occurs when the control is redrawn. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event ParentChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Parent property value changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event PreviewKeyDown Occurs before the System.Windows.Forms.Control.KeyDown event when a key is pressed while focus is on this control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event ProcessGridKey Enables you to process key presses before they are processed by the grid control's focused View and the active in-place editor.
Public event QueryAccessibilityHelp Occurs when System.Windows.Forms.AccessibleObject is providing help to accessibility applications. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event QueryContinueDrag Occurs during a drag-and-drop operation and enables the drag source to determine whether the drag-and-drop operation should be canceled. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event RegionChanged Occurs when the value of the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Region property changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event Resize Occurs when the control is resized. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event RightToLeftChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.RightToLeft property value changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event SizeChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Size property value changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event StyleChanged Occurs when the control style changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event SystemColorsChanged Occurs when the system colors change. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event TabIndexChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.TabIndex property value changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event TabStopChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.TabStop property value changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event TextChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Text property value changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event Validated Occurs when the control is finished validating. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event Validating Occurs when the control is validating. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public event ViewRegistered Fires when a new detail clone is created.
Public event ViewRemoved Fires when a detail clone is being disposed of.
Public event VisibleChanged Occurs when the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Visible property value changes. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
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