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 End-User Documentation

LayoutViewOptionsCustomization.AllowSort Property

Gets or sets a value specifying whether end-users can sort data.

Namespace:DevExpress.XtraGrid.Views.Layout
Assembly:DevExpress.XtraGrid.v17.1.dll

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: Boolean
true if end-users can sort data; otherwise, false.
The default is true.

Expanded Remarks

In Layout View, end-users can sort data by clicking the Field Sort Button. If the AllowSort option sis set to true, data sorting is enabled. In this instance, it's possible to prevent data sorting for specific card fields (columns) via the OptionsColumn.AllowSort option.

If the AllowSort property is set to false, Field Sort Button are hidden, so end-users cannot change the sort order. However, data can still be sorted in code.

For information on how end-users can sort data, see End-User Capabilities: Sorting.

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