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Always use same layout

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39047 Dec 23,2005 08:21 AM Dec 25,2005 11:45 PM Windows Forms 1
Tags: GridControl
Krijn Michiels
Asked On December 23, 2005 08:21 AM

Hi Wich is the best way to ensure that all UI components look the same ? I have a custom GDBG but the BaseStyleMap gets always serialized when I drop my grid on a form or control. I tried ShouldSerializeBaseStylesMap (return False) but this didn''t work. The GDBG serializes too much code in the parent container wich makes later changes difficult without editing every form/usercontrol.

stanleyj [Syncfusion]
Replied On December 25, 2005 11:45 PM

Hi Krijn, This serialization to code can be avoided by overriding the respective properties and set it to DesignerSerializationVisibility.Hidden. As an example RangeStyles being serialized to code can be avoided by overriding RangeStyles and set it to DesignerSerializationVisibility.Hidden. C# [Browsable(false), DesignerSerializationVisibility(DesignerSerializationVisibility.Hidden)] public new GridRangeStyleCollection RangeStyles { get { return base.RangeStyles; } set { base.RangeStyles = value; } } VB Public Shadows Property RangeStyles() As GridRangeStyleCollection Get Return MyBase.RangeStyles End Get Set MyBase.RangeStyles = Value End Set End Property Same with RowHeightEntries and ColWidthEntries. Let me know if your requirement is different. Best regards, Stanley


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