GridControl.ExportToText(String, TextExportOptions) Method

Exports the data displayed by the GridControl.DefaultView (the GridControl.MainView or the currently maximized detail View) to the specified file in Text format using the specified options.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraGrid

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraGrid.v20.1.dll


public void ExportToText(
    string filePath,
    TextExportOptions options
Public Sub ExportToText(
    filePath As String,
    options As TextExportOptions


Name Type Description
filePath String

A String which specifies the name (including the full path) of the file to which the control is exported.

options TextExportOptions

A TextExportOptions object which specifies the export options to be applied when the default View's data is exported.


This method indirectly calls the PrintingSystemBase.ExportToText method of the XtraPrinting Library. If this library is not available the method does nothing. For details on the ExportToText method see the PrintingSystemBase.ExportToText topic.

For general information on exporting data in the Grid Control refer to Export Overview.

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