ExpandRowGroup Method

DataGrid.ExpandRowGroup Method


Expands data grid row groups.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  System.Windows.Controls.Data (in System.Windows.Controls.Data.dll)

Public Sub ExpandRowGroup ( _
	collectionViewGroup As CollectionViewGroup, _
	expandAllSubgroups As Boolean _


Type: System.Windows.Data.CollectionViewGroup
The data in the row group.
Type: System.Boolean
true to expand all subgroups of the row group; otherwise, false.

You can call this method to programmatically expand row groups in a DataGrid control that contains grouped data. You can use the GetGroupFromItem method to get the particular group that a specified item belongs to. Alternatively, you can iterate through the Groups collection to expand all row groups.

The following example demonstrates how to expand all row groups in a DataGrid control. This example is part of a larger example available in the How to: Group, Sort, and Filter Data in the DataGrid Control topic.

Private Sub ExpandButton_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.Windows.RoutedEventArgs)
    Dim pcv As PagedCollectionView = Me.dataGrid1.ItemsSource
        For Each group As CollectionViewGroup In pcv.Groups
            dataGrid1.ExpandRowGroup(group, True)
    Catch ex As Exception
        ' Could not expand group.
    End Try
End Sub


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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