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DataViewBase.AllowFilterEditor Property

Gets or sets whether users can invoke the Filter Editor to build complex filter criteria. This is a dependency property.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid.v20.2.Core.dll


public DefaultBoolean AllowFilterEditor { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

true to allow users to invoke the Filter Editor; otherwise, false.

Available values:

Name Description

Corresponds to a Boolean value of true.


Corresponds to a Boolean value of false.


The value is determined by the current object’s parent object setting (e.g., a control setting).


If the AllowFilterEditor property is set to false, a column’s context menu doesn’t display the Filter Editor… item and the Edit Filter button is hidden from the Filter Panel.

To invoke the Filter Editor in code, use the DataViewBase.ShowFilterEditor method.

For more information, see Filter Editor.

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