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ColumnBase.IsSmart Property

Gets or sets whether to enable the smart columns generation feature for the column. This is a dependency property.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid.v24.1.Core.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.Grid.Core


public bool IsSmart { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

true to enable the smart columns generation feature for the column; otherwise, false.


If the IsSmart property is set to true, the grid automatically configures the column according to Data Annotations and the DevExpress Fluent API specified in the underlying data source. To learn more, see Applying Data Annotations.


The smart column generation mechanism ignores column binding converters. When using column binding converters, set the IsSmart property to false.

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