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ColumnView.CalcColumnBestWidth(GridColumn) Method

Returns the minimum width that the specified column needs to display its contents completely.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraGrid.Views.Base

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraGrid.v24.1.dll

NuGet Packages: DevExpress.Win.Grid, DevExpress.Win.Navigation


public int CalcColumnBestWidth(
    GridColumn column


Name Type Description
column GridColumn

A GridColumn object which represents the grid column.


Type Description

An integer value which specifies the minimum width which is required to display the column’s contents completely. 0 if the specified column is a null reference.


If the column’s OptionsColumn.FixedWidth option is set to true, the CalcColumnBestWidth method returns the column’s width which is specified by its GridColumn.Width property.

The CalcColumnBestWidth method is not supported in a CardView.

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