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Filter Button

Filter buttons are displayed within column headers and can be clicked to activate filter dropdown lists. Such lists enable end-users to specify data filtering conditions.


The table below lists the main properties affecting element appearance.


The GridOptionsView.HeaderFilterButtonShowMode property allows you to choose whether the filter buttons will be displayed as smart tags or in the traditional way - as regular buttons.


GridViewAppearances.ColumnFilterButton, GridViewAppearances.ColumnFilterButtonActive

Note: These settings are not in effect in the following cases:

Custom Draw Event



A View’s GridOptionsCustomization.AllowFilter option and a column’s OptionsColumnFilter.AllowFilter option.

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