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Handling the double click on header borders

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68269 Sep 13,2007 11:46 PM Sep 17,2007 07:38 AM Windows Forms 1
Tags: GridControl
Ben Fraser
Asked On September 13, 2007 11:46 PM


When the user double clicks on the header border the size of the column is reset to the default width by default.

I'd like to resize the column to be just large enough to fit the contents of all the cells in.

Is there an event I can add a handler to to do this?


Golda Rebecal [Syncfusion]
Replied On September 17, 2007 07:38 AM

Hi Ben,

Sorry for the delay in responding.

You can make the column fit to text on resize double click by using the ResizeToFit method in the ResizingColumns event.

void gridControl1_ResizingColumns(object sender, Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Grid.GridResizingColumnsEventArgs e)
if (e.Reason.Equals(GridResizeCellsReason.DoubleClick))
e.Cancel = true;


Please try this and let me know if this helps you.

We appreciate your interest in Syncfusion products.

Best regards,


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