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ColumnViewOptionsFind.HighlightFindResults Property

Gets or sets whether the search string is highlighted within located records.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraGrid.Views.Base

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraGrid.v24.1.dll

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


public virtual bool HighlightFindResults { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
Boolean true

true if the search string is highlighted within located records; otherwise, false.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Object Type Path to HighlightFindResults
.OptionsFind .HighlightFindResults


The following applies to a SearchLookUpEdit control, which represents a control embedding a Grid Control and Find Panel in its dropdown. Options provided by the ColumnViewOptionsFind class are also in effect for the SearchLookUpEdit control and can be accessed via the SearchLookUpEdit.Properties.View.OptionsFind property. Setting the HighlightFindResults option to false is not in effect when the SearchLookUpEdit’s RepositoryItemGridLookUpEditBase.PopupFilterMode property is set to Contains or StartsWith.

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