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Color not setting correctly in pdf grid row cells

private void Form1_Load(object sender, EventArgs e)
            //create a new pdf document
            PdfDocument doc = new PdfDocument();

            //create new page
            PdfPage page = doc.Pages.Add();

            Font ffont = new Font("Arial", 6, FontStyle.Regular);

            //create a new pdf font
            PdfFont font = new PdfTrueTypeFont(ffont,true);

            //create a pdfgrid
            PdfGrid grid = new PdfGrid();

            //add new row to grid

            //add new column to grid

            PdfGridCellStyle style = new PdfGridCellStyle();
            style.Font = font;
            grid.Rows[0].Cells[0].Style = style;


            //measure the string height
            SizeF size = font.MeasureString("Toto jeřetězec, který sycnfusion státy by změna velikosti");

            grid.Rows[0].Cells[0].ColumnSpan = 9;
            //set the text to grid cell
            grid.Rows[0].Cells[0].Value = "Toto jeřetězec, který sycnfusion státy by změna velikosti";

           //set color of cell[0] to red
            //draw the grid to pdf
            grid.Draw(page, PointF.Empty);

            //save the pdf document

            //close the document

The entire row has red background color as opposed on only cell[0] and cell[1] having white background color

1 Reply

CM Chinnu Muniyappan Syncfusion Team June 1, 2015 12:08 PM UTC

Hi Jp,

Thank you for using syncfusion products.

We can’t apply styles separately to a particular cell if it is spanned with other cells. While spanning, the entire spanned column/Row is considered as a single cell, so we can’t apply the styles for spanned cells separately. This is the default behaviour of Pdf Grid, please let us know if you need any further assistance.



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