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GridView.CanDragColumn(GridColumn) Method

Indicates whether end-users can drag the specified column’s header.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraGrid.Views.Grid

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraGrid.v24.1.dll

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


public virtual bool CanDragColumn(
    GridColumn column


Name Type Description
column GridColumn

A GridColumn object (or descendant) representing the tested column.


Type Description

true if end-users are allowed to drag the specified column’s header; otherwise, false.


This member supports the grid control’s internal infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Important note: the method’s return value may not match the ability to drag the column header. For instance, the method doesn’t take into account the GridView.DragObjectStart event handler that may prohibit header dragging for particular columns.

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