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GridView.CanShowFilterButton(GridColumn) Method

Indicates whether end-users can use a particular column to apply data filtering.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraGrid.Views.Grid

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraGrid.v24.1.dll

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


public virtual bool CanShowFilterButton(
    GridColumn column


Name Type Description
column GridColumn

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


Type Description

true if the filter button should be displayed within the specified column’s header; otherwise, false.


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

Views use the method to determine whether the filter button should be displayed within a particular column header. The method returns true if the GridOptionsCustomization.AllowFilter property is set to true and the column’s OptionsColumnFilter.AllowFilter option is enabled.

Please refer to the Filter and Search topic for additional information.

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