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SpreadsheetControl.ActiveWorksheet Property

Gets the worksheet that is currently displayed in the SpreadsheetControl.

Namespace:DevExpress.XtraSpreadsheet
Assembly:DevExpress.XtraSpreadsheet.v17.2.dll

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: Worksheet
A DevExpress.Spreadsheet.Worksheet object that specifies the active worksheet.

Expanded Remarks

A document loaded in the SpreadsheetControl is a workbook that consists of one or more worksheets (DevExpress.Spreadsheet.WorksheetCollection). A worksheet that is currently displayed in the SpreadhsheetControl and available to be modified by an end-user is called an active worksheet and returned by the ActiveWorksheet property.

You can also access and change an active worksheet in code using the DevExpress.Spreadsheet.WorksheetCollection.ActiveWorksheet property. An end-user can switch between worksheets using the SpreadsheetControl's Sheet Tab Selector. Before and after an active worksheet is changed via the control's UI, the ActiveSheetChanging and ActiveSheetChanged events are raised, respectively.

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A complete sample project is available in the DevExpress Code Examples database at http://www.devexpress.com/example=E4655.

To set an active worksheet within a workbook, assign the corresponding DevExpress.Spreadsheet.Worksheet object to the DevExpress.Spreadsheet.WorksheetCollection.ActiveWorksheet property.

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