Overview of GridList control

11 Oct 20221 minute to read

The GridList control provides a very rich way to display a list of items in multi-column list view with headers. It supports displaying single and multiple columns, data binding, single and multiple selection, and style customization at cell level.

Key features

  • Data populating - Supports populating data from any kind of the data source.

  • Styling - Extensive support for customizing the cell style of grid.

  • Selection - Provides support for single and multiple row selections.

  • Tooltip - Supports displaying the comment text on mouse hovering of cells.

  • Resizing - Supports resize the column width and row height based on the cell content.

  • Visual styles - Provides support varies types of visual styles to provide the look and feel for the grid.

  • Virtual mode - Provides support to loading the data on-demand with high performance in grid.

  • Formulas support - Provides support entering the algebraic, arithmetic expression using formulas.

  • Drop-down - Provides support to combined with the ComboBoxBase control and displays the control as drop down.

  • Touch support - Provides supports to selection, swiping in touch devices.