XlsxExportOptionsEx.BeforeExportTable Event

Allows you to customize a native Excel table’s settings before export. This event is in effect when the XlsxExportOptionsEx.LayoutMode property is set to Table.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraPrinting

Assembly: DevExpress.Printing.v21.1.Core.dll


public event BeforeExportTable BeforeExportTable


The following example shows how to change the style of the native Excel table to which data is exported from a grid control.

Data-aware Export to native Table-example.png

using DevExpress.Export.Xl;
using DevExpress.XtraPrinting;

string path = "gridNative.xlsx";
XlsxExportOptionsEx options = new XlsxExportOptionsEx();
options.LayoutMode = DevExpress.Export.LayoutMode.Table;
options.BeforeExportTable += ea => {
    ea.Table.Style.Name = XlBuiltInTableStyleId.Medium1;
gridControl1.ExportToXlsx(path, options);
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