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GridBand.Caption Property

Gets or sets the band's caption.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraGrid.Views.BandedGrid

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraGrid.v19.2.dll


public virtual string Caption { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description


A string value specifying the text to be displayed within the band header.


Refer to the Band Header help topic for details.

If the GridOptionsView.AllowHtmlDrawHeaders property is set to true, you can use HTML tags to format the GridColumn.Caption and GridBand.Caption. For detailed information see HTML Text Formatting.


The following example shows how to format the GridBand.Caption using HTML tags. HTML formatting is enabled via the GridOptionsView.AllowHtmlDrawHeaders property. The image below shows the result:


gridBand1.Caption = "Production<br/><b>costs</b>";

bandedGridView1.OptionsView.AllowHtmlDrawHeaders = true;
bandedGridView1.Appearance.HeaderPanel.Options.UseTextOptions = true;
bandedGridView1.Appearance.HeaderPanel.TextOptions.WordWrap = DevExpress.Utils.WordWrap.Wrap; 
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