GridViewColumn.CellTemplate Property

Gets or sets the template to use to display the contents of a column cell.

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 DataTemplate CellTemplate { get; set; }
<object CellTemplate="{ResourceExtension TemplateResourceKey}"/>

XAML Values

ResourceExtension

One of the following: StaticResource, or DynamicResource. See XAML Resources.

TemplateResourceKey

The key that identifies the template being requested. The key refers to an existing resource in a ResourceDictionary.

NoteNote

Property element syntax is technically possible, but not recommended. See Inline Styles and Templates. A binding reference using TemplateBinding or Binding is also possible, but uncommon.

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.DataTemplate
A DataTemplate that is used to format a column cell. The default is null.

Identifier field

CellTemplateProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

The following properties all bind to and display the content of a column cell, and are listed here in their order of precedence, from highest to lowest:

The following example shows how to specify a DataTemplate to use to display a GridViewColumn.

<DataTemplate x:Key="myCellTemplateMonth">
  <DockPanel>
    <TextBlock Foreground="DarkBlue" HorizontalAlignment="Center">
      <TextBlock.Text>
        <Binding Path="Month"/>
      </TextBlock.Text>
    </TextBlock>
  </DockPanel>
</DataTemplate>
<GridViewColumn Header="Month" Width="80"
      CellTemplate="{StaticResource myCellTemplateMonth}"/>

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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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