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RepositoryItemSearchLookUpEdit Class

Contains settings specific to the SearchLookUpEdit control.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraEditors.Repository

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraGrid.v19.1.dll


[ToolboxBitmap(typeof(ToolboxIconsRootNS), "SearchLookUpEdit")]
public class RepositoryItemSearchLookUpEdit :

The following members accept/return RepositoryItemSearchLookUpEdit objects:


The RepositoryItemSearchLookUpEdit class contains settings specific to the SearchLookUpEdit control. You can access these settings via the editor’s SearchLookUpEdit.Properties object. See the SearchLookUpEdit topic, for details on the control.

You need to create repository items as standalone objects only to specify inplace editors for container controls (such as the XtraGrid, XtraTreeList, etc).


The GridLookUpEdit and SearchLookUpEdit controls do not have a connection to their underlying data sources while their dropdown windows are closed. So in this instance it is not possible to access the underlying data or a grid’s calculated data using methods provided by the embedded Grid Control and its View. You can use these methods only when the controls’ dropdown windows are open.

While the dropdown windows are closed, you can access the underlying data using methods provided by the underlying data source.

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