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GridViewDataTokenBoxColumn Class

A data column with the token box editor.

Namespace: DevExpress.Web

Assembly: DevExpress.Web.v23.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Web


public class GridViewDataTokenBoxColumn :


A GridViewDataTokenBoxColumn object is a data column with the token box editor. Use the GridViewDataTokenBoxColumn.PropertiesTokenBox property to access and customize the column editor’s settings.


  • Specify a column’s TextField and ValueField property values for correct operation.
  • In a data source, a column values should be unique.

Data Source Specifics

A data source should store token values separated by the character that you specify in the ValueSeparator property (“,” by default).

TokenBox - ValueSeparator Property

A sample format of the data source that contains token box values:

ID  UserName                Roles  
3   Fuller Andrew           1,4  
4   Dodsworth Anne          3  
5   Leverling Janet         5,9,10  
6   Callahan Laura          10  
7   Peacock Margaret        2,9  
8   Suyama Michael          8,6  
9   Davolio Nancy           4,5  
10  King Robert             7,6  
11  Buchanan Steven         5


<dx:ASPxGridView ID="grid" runat="server" ...>
        <dx:GridViewDataTokenBoxColumn FieldName="Roles" VisibleIndex="2">
            <PropertiesTokenBox DataSourceID="UserRolesDataSource" TextField="Name" ValueField="ID" AllowCustomTokens="false">


Data Columns

Online Demo

ASPxTokenBox - Token Box Column

See Also