Cell data terminated with "..."

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  1. JC
    JC avatar
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    Mar 2012

    Posted 05 Apr 2012 Link to this post

    How do I show the cell content terminated with "..." if its length is longer than the cell width. Tool tip to show all the content.

    Is that possible? Pls help.
  2. Vlad
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    Posted 05 Apr 2012 Link to this post


     The easiest way yo achieve your goal is to define a custom CellTemplate for desired column and set both requirements on a TextBlock. Here is an example:

    <telerik:GridViewDataColumn Width="100" DataMemberBinding="{Binding Description}">
                                <TextBlock Text="{Binding Description}" 
                                           ToolTipService.ToolTip="{Binding Description}" />


    You should have also fixed width for the column if you want trimming!

    I would like to kindly ask you also to keep our conversions in single place - no need to open forum post and support ticket for the same question. Usually forums are better since more people will benefit!

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