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Removing sort triangle icon from GroupDropArea columns buttons.

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58193 Mar 20,2007 11:53 AM Mar 20,2007 02:30 PM Windows Forms 2
Tags: GridControl
Brian Schlatter
Asked On March 20, 2007 11:53 AM


I have a GridGroupingControl where I am allowing users to drag drop columns to the GroupDropArea. When these column get place in the GroupDropArea they get represented as what look like a button. This button displays the column name as well as a sort triangle icon. Is it at all possible to hide or remove the sort triangle icon in any way?


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Administrator [Syncfusion]
Replied On March 20, 2007 12:48 PM

Hi Brian,

One way you can do this by handling the PrepareViewStyleInfo event of the GridGroupDropArea and set the e.Style.CellType to "Header" for the ColumnHeaderCell. Here is a sample code snippet to show this.

this.gridGroupingControl1.GridGroupDropArea.PrepareViewStyleInfo += new GridPrepareViewStyleInfoEventHandler(GridGroupDropArea_PrepareViewStyleInfo);

void GridGroupDropArea_PrepareViewStyleInfo(object sender, GridPrepareViewStyleInfoEventArgs e)
if (e.Style.CellType == "ColumnHeaderCell")
e.Style.CellType = "Header";

Best regards,

Brian Schlatter
Replied On March 20, 2007 02:30 PM

Thanks Haneef, that did it.


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