Enables Migration of Net Grid to Esssential Grid in Windows Forms GridDataBoundGrid(Classic)

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The following section contains document that enables users to migrate .NET Grid to Essential Grid. Most of the properties, events, methods have common names in both grids. So it is not included in the following table. Since the API of both the grids is different, following document contains only common features that can be implemented with single line of code.

Equivalent Properties Available

.NET GRID ESSENTIAL GRID DESCRIPTION
AllowDrop AllowDrop Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control can accept data that the user drags into it.
AllowUserToAddRows EnableAddNew Gets or sets a value indicating whether the option to add rows is displayed.
AllowUserToDeleteRows EnableRemove Gets or sets a value indicating whether it allows deletion of rows.
AllowUserToResizeColumns ResizeRowsBehavior Gets or sets a value indicating whether it allows dragging of selected columns for rearranging.
AllowUserToResizeRows ResizeRowsBehavior Gets or sets a value indicating whether row is resizable.
ColumnCount Model.ColCount Gets or sets the number of columns displayed
ColumnHeadersHeight Model.RowHeights[0] Gets or sets the width of the row.
ColumnHeadersVisible Properties.ColHeaders Gets or sets a value indicating whether the column header row is displayed.
HorizontalScrollingOffset HScrollIncrement Gets or sets the number of pixels by which the control is scrolled horizontally.
GridColor Properties.GridLineColor Gets or sets the color of the grid lines separating the cells.
MultiSelect AllowSelection Gets or sets a value indicating whether more than one cell, row, or column can be selected.
RowCount Model.RowCount Gets or sets the number of rows displayed.
RowHeadersVisible Properties.RowHeaders Gets or sets a value indicating whether the column that contains row headers is displayed.
RowHeadersWidth Model.ColWidths[0] Gets or sets the width of the column.
VerticalScrollingOffset VScrollIncrement Gets the number of pixels by which the control is scrolled vertically.
IsCurrentCellInEditMode CurrentCell.IsEditing Gets a value indicating whether the currently active cell is being edited.
RightToLeft RightToLeft Gets or sets a value indicating whether control's elements are aligned to support locales using right-to-left fonts.

Equivalent Events Available

.NET GRID ESSSENTIAL GRID DESCRIPTION
BackgroundColorChanged BackColorChanged Occurs when the value of the System.Windows.Forms.Control.BackColor property changes.
CellMouseEnter CellMouseHoverEnter Occurs when the mouse pointer hovers over a cell.
CellMouseLeave CellMouseHoverLeave Occurs when the mouse pointer leaves a cell.
CellPainting CellDrawn Occurs when a cell needs to be drawn.
ColumnWidthChanged Model.ColWidthsChanged Occurs when column width changes.
DataSourceChanged Binder.DataSourceChanged Occurs when DataSource property is changed.
RowsRemoved Model.RowsRemoved Occurs when a row or rows are deleted.
SelectionChanged Model.SelectionChanged Occurs when current selection changes.
SelectionChanged Model.RowHeightsChanged Occurs when row height changes.

Methods

.NET GRID ESSSENTIAL GRID DESCRIPTION
ClearSelection() Selections.Clear() Clears the current selection by unselecting all selected cells.
InvalidateCell() Model.InvalidateRange() Invalidates the specified cell forcing it to be repainted.
InvalidateColumn() Model.InvalidateRange() Invalidates the specified column forcing it to be repainted.
InvalidateRow Model.InvalidateRange() Invalidates the specified row forcing it to be repainted.
RefreshEdit CurrentCell.Refresh() Refreshes the value of the current cell.