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How to capture keydown event when a cell is in edit mode?

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55900 Feb 6,2007 06:34 PM UTC Feb 8,2007 04:03 PM UTC Windows Forms 2
Tags: GridControl
Administrator [Syncfusion]
Asked On February 6, 2007 06:34 PM UTC


Can someone please tell me how to capture keydown event when a cell is in edit mode.

I tried both gridGroupingControl1.TableControlCurrentCellKeyDown and gridGroupingControl1.TableControlKeyDown events, but they won't raise if a cell is in an edit mode. I need to know when a user presses F9 when he/she is in the middle of editing a cell.



Administrator [Syncfusion]
Replied On February 6, 2007 06:54 PM UTC

Hi Frank,

You could use the TableControlCurrentCellControlKeyMessage event to capture the function keys:

this.gridGroupingControl1.TableControlCurrentCellControlKeyMessage +=new GridTableControlCurrentCellControlKeyMessageEventHandler(gridGroupingControl1_TableControlCurrentCellControlKeyMessage);

private void gridGroupingControl1_TableControlCurrentCellControlKeyMessage(object sender, GridTableControlCurrentCellControlKeyMessageEventArgs e)
Keys keyCode = (Keys)((int)e.Inner.Msg.WParam) & Keys.KeyCode;
if( keyCode == Keys.F9 )
MessageBox.Show("F9 Pressed....");

Best regards,

Administrator [Syncfusion]
Replied On February 8, 2007 04:03 PM UTC

it works beautifullly. Thanks. Frank


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