Sneak peek: Incremental search in column filter dropdowns? WinForms grid, of course (coming in v2011.1)

ctodx
08 March 2011

Another great feature coming in the next major version of XtraGrid: the ability to use incremental search in column filter dropdowns.

One way to filter a column is to use column filter dropdowns. These dropdowns can be represented as regular or checked lists. In either case, incremental search is now supported to give your end-user the ability to quickly locate filter values.

In this case a picture is truly worth a thousand words:

XtraGrid_FilterIncrementalSearch

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There’s more new WinForms sneak peeks coming. Stay tuned.

4 comment(s)
James Zhong
James Zhong

This is a very useful feature for end users! Thank you, DevExpress team!

9 March, 2011
Tomas M.
Tomas M.

Looks good. Can you add functionality that drop down will contains only available not hidden names, not all as it is now?

9 March, 2011
Saif Khan
Saif Khan

Mind Games!...just yesterday I had a meeting and this was a request from several users...Pivot Grid though.

9 March, 2011
Ivan N (DevExpress)
Ivan N (DevExpress)

Saif, this feature exists in the PivotGrid since 2009.2: documentation.devexpress.com

11 March, 2011

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