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BaseColumn.Visible Property

Gets or sets whether to display the column within a View. This is a dependency property.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid.v23.2.Core.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.Grid.Core


public bool Visible { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
Boolean true

true, to display the column within a View; otherwise, false.


To hide a column from the View, set its Visible property to false. You can sort and group data against the hidden columns.

<dxg:GridColumn FieldName="Birthday" Visible="False">

To hide a column or a band from the Column Chooser, set its BaseColumn.ShowInColumnChooser property to false.

To specify a column’s position among visible columns, use its BaseColumn.VisibleIndex property.

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