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Hidden columns are copied to Clipboard

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61862 Jun 4,2007 07:01 AM Jun 5,2007 06:11 PM Windows Forms 4
Tags: GridControl
Asked On June 4, 2007 07:01 AM


My Grid consists of 5 columns in which 2 of them are hidden. When an entire grid (including column header) is highlighted and copied into an Excel spreadsheet, it shows hidden columns also.

Is there any one to guide and send me sample code to copy only visible columns in grid when highlighted.

Thanks & regards

haneefm [Syncfusion]
Replied On June 4, 2007 11:42 AM

Hi Praveen,

Here is forum link that discusses how you might do this and has code snippets.

Best regards,

Replied On June 5, 2007 02:43 AM

Thanks Haneef, it helped me.

Replied On June 5, 2007 03:10 AM

Hi Haneef,

This is working fine if entire grid is selected, but if desired columns/rows (say alternate) are selected then only the last selected column/row is pasted in excel sheet. This bug raised only when I put your supplied code.

FYI: Hidden columns are not copied in this case.

Thanks and regards

haneefm [Syncfusion]
Replied On June 5, 2007 06:11 PM

Hi Praveen,

Here is a forum thread that modify the copy behavior in a grid.

Best regards,


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