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ExcelLikeSelectionFrame - change format

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39655 Jan 14,2006 12:50 AM Jan 16,2006 01:14 AM Windows Forms 1
Tags: GridControl
Asked On January 14, 2006 12:50 AM

I have a GridControl that can be selected by row only. I want to have the ExcelLikeSelectionFrame show a dotted rectangle around the current row - not that thick rectangle. Is there another property I can set o can I format the excel selection frame differently?

stanleyj [Syncfusion]
Replied On January 16, 2006 01:14 AM

Hi Va, The easier way that can be done is to draw the borders in the PrepareViewStyleInfo handler. private void gridControl1_PrepareViewStyleInfo(object sender, Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Grid.GridPrepareViewStyleInfoEventArgs e) { GridControlBase grid = gridControl1; GridCurrentCell cc = grid.CurrentCell; if (e.RowIndex > grid.Model.Rows.HeaderCount && e.ColIndex > grid.Model.Cols.HeaderCount && cc.HasCurrentCellAt(e.RowIndex)) { e.Style.Borders.Top = new GridBorder(GridBorderStyle.Dashed, Color.Black, GridBorderWeight.Medium); e.Style.Borders.Bottom = new GridBorder(GridBorderStyle.Dashed, Color.Black, GridBorderWeight.Thick); } } Also turn RefreshCurrentCellBehavior to RefreshRow. this.gridControl1.RefreshCurrentCellBehavior = GridRefreshCurrentCellBehavior.RefreshRow; this.gridControl1.ListBoxSelectionMode = SelectionMode.One; For more details refer sample in \Syncfusion\Essential Studio\\windows\Grid.Windows\Samples\Quick Start\HighlightCurrentRow.(also available in earlier versions) Best regards, Stanley


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