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How to hold the row selection after the cell is deactivated in WinForms GridControl?

Platform: WinForms |
Control: GridControl
Tags: selection, row

Hold the row selection

In order to hold the row selection after the cell is deactivated, the SelectionChanging event can be used. The selection can be canceled by using Cancel property.


// form()
// Trigger the required event.
gridControl1.Model.SelectionChanging += Model_SelectionChanging;
void Model_SelectionChanging(object sender, GridSelectionChangingEventArgs e)
   if (e.Reason == GridSelectionReason.MouseDown || e.Reason == GridSelectionReason.Clear)
      e.Cancel = true;



' form()
' Trigger the required event.
Private gridControl1.Model.SelectionChanging += AddressOf Model_SelectionChanging
Private Sub Model_SelectionChanging(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As GridSelectionChangingEventArgs)
   If e.Reason = GridSelectionReason.MouseDown OrElse e.Reason = GridSelectionReason.Clear Then
   e.Cancel = True
   End If
End Sub



Showing hold the row selection in grid

Sample links:

C# HoldingRowSelection_CS

VB HoldingRowSelection_VB


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