Data Editing and Validation

The ASP.NET MVC GridView extension allows your end-users to edit grid data.

You can enable data editing in one of the following ways.

  • Using the Insert Extension Wizard

    1. Right-click the View code. In the context menu, select the Insert DevExpress MVC Extension v19.2 item.

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    2. This invokes the Insert Extension Wizard. In the Insert Extension Wizard, select the GridView extension and check the Enable inline editing check box within the GridView settings page.

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    The wizard will automatically add a GridView with data editing functionality to your View.

  • Manually

    Refer to the following topics to learn how to manually enable grid editing features.

Note

To enable data edit, insert and delete operations, you must specify the GridSettingsBase.KeyFieldName property.

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