GridCellData.SelectionState Property

Gets a value that indicates the cell's selection state. This is a dependency property.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid

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

Declaration

public SelectionState SelectionState { get; }
Public ReadOnly Property SelectionState As SelectionState

Property Value

Type Description
SelectionState

A SelectionState enumeration value that specifies the cell's selection state.

Examples

You should implement your own CellStyle. In this CellStyle, implement style triggers for the SelectionState property. Four values can be assigned to this property: None, Focused, Selected, FocusedAndSelected.

View Example: How to change selected cells' appearance when GridControl's multi-cell selection is enabled

<Window x:Class="DXGrid_ChangeRowAppearance.Window1" 
        xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation" 
        xmlns:x="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml" 
        xmlns:dxg="http://schemas.devexpress.com/winfx/2008/xaml/grid" 
        Title="Window1" Height="300" Width="505"
        xmlns:dxgt="http://schemas.devexpress.com/winfx/2008/xaml/grid/themekeys">
    <Window.Resources>
        <Style x:Key="SelectionStateCellStyle" TargetType="dxg:LightweightCellEditor" 
               BasedOn="{StaticResource ResourceKey={dxgt:GridRowThemeKey ResourceKey=LightweightCellStyle}}">
            <Style.Triggers>
                <Trigger Property="SelectionState" Value="Selected">
                    <Setter Property="Background" Value="Red"/>
                </Trigger>
                <Trigger Property="SelectionState" Value="Focused">
                    <Setter Property="Background" Value="Green"/>
                    <Setter Property="TextBlock.Foreground" Value="Pink"/>
                </Trigger>
                <Trigger Property="SelectionState" Value="FocusedAndSelected">
                    <Setter Property="Background" Value="Gray"/>
                    <Setter Property="TextBlock.Foreground" Value="Black"/>
                </Trigger>
            </Style.Triggers>
        </Style>
        <Style x:Key="FocusedRowStyle" TargetType="dxg:RowControl">
            <Style.Triggers>
                <Trigger Property="dxg:GridViewBase.IsFocusedRow" Value="True">
                    <Setter Property="Background" Value="Gray" />
                    <Setter Property="Foreground" Value="White" />
                </Trigger>
            </Style.Triggers>
        </Style>
    </Window.Resources>
    <Grid>
        <dxg:GridControl x:Name="grid" AutoGenerateColumns="AddNew" SelectionMode="Cell">
            <dxg:GridControl.View>
                <dxg:TableView AutoWidth="True" 
                               CellStyle="{StaticResource SelectionStateCellStyle}" 
                               ShowGroupPanel="False" AllowGrouping="False" 
                               UseLightweightTemplates="All">
                </dxg:TableView>
            </dxg:GridControl.View>
        </dxg:GridControl>
    </Grid>
</Window>
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