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Currency Format

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67762 Aug 29,2007 01:30 PM Aug 30,2007 08:59 PM Windows Forms 1
Tags: GridControl
Sathish Chandran
Asked On August 29, 2007 01:30 PM


At the time of initialization, we are setting the column type like below,
// Set the column types
GridStyleInfo colStyleInfo = ColStyles[colIndex];

if (colType.Equals(typeof(double).ToString()))
colStyleInfo.HorizontalAlignment = GridHorizontalAlignment.Right;
colStyleInfo.CellValueType = typeof(double);
colStyleInfo.Format = "#,##0.00";

This allow us not to type negative(-), when we start editing. But after typing a number, it allow us to type negative(-).

Request To Know:
1. We should have the ability to start with negative(-).
2. Could you please give us a small description about the purpose of "#" in the format.

Please help us out.

Thanks & Regards,

J.Nagarajan [Syncfusion]
Replied On August 30, 2007 08:59 PM

Hi Sathish,

Thanks for your continued interest in Syncfusion product.

1. Yes, You can able to type negative value at the starting position.
I have attached the sample that demonstrates this completely. It is for allowing both positive and negative number with the mentioned number format

2. Please refer to the following link for details about # formatting

Please let me know if you have any questions.



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