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GridView.ColumnHeaderStringFormat Property

Gets or sets a composite string that specifies how to format the column headers of the GridView if they are displayed as strings.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation
public string ColumnHeaderStringFormat { get; set; }
<object ColumnHeaderStringFormat="string" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.String
A composite string that specifies how to format the column headers of the GridView if they are displayed as strings. The default is null.

Identifier field

ColumnHeaderStringFormatProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

If the GridView.ColumnHeaderTemplate, GridViewColumn.HeaderTemplate, or GridViewHeaderRowPresenter.ColumnHeaderTemplate property is set, this property is ignored.

You can use several properties to specify the format of the column headers. If more than one property is set, the column header is formatted with the value of the property that has the highest priority. The format for a column can be set on several types. The following list shows the properties that can be used to format the column headers, ordered from lowest to highest priority:

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1, 3.0 SP2

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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