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How to set Grid Control columns As a Combobox

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116262 May 5,2014 07:10 AM May 12,2014 04:38 AM Windows Forms 1
Tags: GridControl
Asked On May 5, 2014 07:10 AM

Hi Viewers,

Here i am trying to set grid control column as a Combo box  like this Cell Type =Combo box, but its acting as that particular  individual cell Act as Combo box but not all the Columns 

Anish George [Syncfusion]
Replied On May 12, 2014 04:38 AM

Hi Venkaiah,


Thank you for your interest in Syncfusion products.



Assign Combobox for a whole column

We suggest you to use the QueryCellStyleInfo event for achieving this scenario. QueryCellInfo is the workhorse event. It is used to provide the GridStyleInfo object for a given cell. In your handler for this event, you would normally set the CellValue or CellType for the GridStyleInfo object passed in with the event arguments.  Please refer the below code snippet.



this.gridControl1.QueryCellInfo += new GridQueryCellInfoEventHandler(gridControl1_QueryCellInfo);

void gridControl1_QueryCellInfo(object sender, GridQueryCellInfoEventArgs e)


if (e.ColIndex == 2 && e.RowIndex != 0)


e.Style.CellType = GridCellTypeName.ComboBox;




To know more details regarding the QueryCellInfo event you can refer the below UG link.







Please let us know if you need any further assistance.





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