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Checkbox - Link To Cell

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94141 Apr 24,2010 02:23 PM UTC May 17,2010 10:10 AM UTC WinForms 3
Tags: XlsIO
Adrian Gingell
Asked On April 24, 2010 02:23 PM UTC


Could you tell me if it's possible to link a checkbox to a cell as per Excel's Format Control Cell Link property?

I'd like to be able to detect a change in a checkbox status and use it in conditional formatting without having to rely on macros. As an example, when a checkbox is checked I'd like to set font strikethrough.



Geetha M [Syncfusion]
Replied On April 29, 2010 04:47 AM UTC

Hi Adrian,

Sorry for the delayed response.

Currently Essential XlsIO does not support LinkedCell property for checkboxes.

Please let me know if you have any other questions.


Adrian Gingell
Replied On April 30, 2010 08:28 AM UTC

Hi Geetha

Is this something you propose to implement in the near future? I can't really see the purpose of the checkbox without it other than to make a spreadsheet look good and you can't really claim to fully support the control.

I notice that the combobox does support the feature and wonder why that would be different.


Geetha M [Syncfusion]
Replied On May 17, 2010 10:10 AM UTC

Hi Adrian,

I regret for the long delay in responding.

We have logged a feature request to implement LinkedCell for CheckBox and will get back to you once it is implemented.

Please let us know if you have any questions.



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