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How to display "..." in a cell, when it is not wide enough to have the whole text?

Platform: WinForms |
Control: GridControl |
Published Date: April 30, 2011 |
Last Revised Date: April 20, 2015
Tags: styling

You can show the cell’s content like “…” at the end while it’s not enough to display the whole text, by setting the GridStyleInfo's Trimming property. In a GridControl to set the trimming for an entire column, use the following code example.

Using GridModel



Using QueryCellInfo



The following screenshot illustrates the output.

Figure 1: GridControl with EllipsisWord Trimming

Sample Link

C#: GridCellTrimm

VB: GridCellTrimm

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