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validate string in ggc

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70804 Jan 2,2008 07:50 AM Jan 2,2008 06:59 PM Windows Forms 1
Tags: GridControl
Asked On January 2, 2008 07:50 AM

I am using syncfusion ggc 5.2. I want that if user enters a string which is more than 1000 characters the cell should show a error with an error message(error message only when user points to error symbol of cell).
I will be v thankfull if anyone could help me in this.

haneefm [Syncfusion]
Replied On January 2, 2008 06:59 PM

Hi Prabhjeet,

To validate the grid cell string, you need to handle the TableControlCurrentCellValidateString and set the e.Inner.Cancel to true for invalid text. Below are the codes:

void gridGroupingControl1_TableControlCurrentCellValidateString(object sender, GridTableControlCurrentCellValidateStringEventArgs e)
if( e.TableControl.CurrentCell.Renderer.ControlText.Length > 10 )
e.Inner.Cancel = true;
FieldDescriptor fd = e.TableControl.Table.CurrentRecordManager.CurrentField;
CurrentRecordProperty prop = e.TableControl.Table.CurrentRecordManager.Properties[ fd ];
prop.Exception = new Exception( "Invalid Text"); //Error Message in a Cell;
MessageBox.Show("Invalid Text"); //Poup Error Message


Best regards,


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