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ColumnViewOptionsFind.AllowFindPanel Property

Gets or sets whether the Find Panel can be invoked by an end-user.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraGrid.Views.Base

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraGrid.v24.1.dll

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


public virtual bool AllowFindPanel { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
Boolean true

true if the Find Panel can be invoked by an end-user; otherwise, false.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Object Type Path to AllowFindPanel
.OptionsFind .AllowFindPanel


If the Find Panel is hidden and the AllowFindPanel property is enabled, an end-user can invoke the Find Panel by pressing CTRL+F.

Set the ColumnViewOptionsFind.AlwaysVisible property to true, to always display the Find Panel and prevent it from being hidden by an end-user.


The Find Panel and In-Header Search are mutually exclusive options. They are not intended to be used together.

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