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GridViewColumn.HeaderStringFormat Property

Gets or sets a composite string that specifies how to format the Header property if it is displayed as a string.

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 HeaderStringFormat { get; set; }
<object HeaderStringFormat="string" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.String
A composite string that specifies how to format the Header property if it is displayed as a string. The default is null.

Identifier field

HeaderStringFormatProperty

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: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5 SP1, 3.0 SP2

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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