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GridControl.GroupBy(GridColumn, ColumnSortOrder, Int32, Boolean) Method

Groups data by the values of the specified column with the specified sort order. If several columns are involved in grouping, the specified column will reside at the specified grouping level.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid.v21.2.dll


public void GroupBy(
    GridColumn column,
    ColumnSortOrder sortedOrder,
    int groupedIndex,
    bool mergeWithPreviousGroup = false


Name Type Description
column GridColumn

A GridColumn object that represents the column by whose values data is grouped.

sortedOrder ColumnSortOrder

A ColumnSortOrder enumeration value that specifies the column’s sort order.

groupedIndex Int32

A zero-based integer value that specifies the grouping level. If negative, an exception is raised.

Optional Parameters

Name Type Default Description
mergeWithPreviousGroup Boolean


A boolean value that specifies whether the current grouping should be merged with a previous grouping (according to group index).


To learn more, see Grouping.

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