Telerik UI for Windows 8 XAML

The following topic describes all visual elements and terms used in a standard RadDataGrid control.

Data Grid Visual Structure




See how to set the Style of a ColumnHeader.


This element displays the sort direction of the column elements if sorting is enabled. When clicked, it toggles between the column sorting options - accending/decsending/none.

Filtering UI

Provides UI for applying filters to the grid rows depending on the data in the corresponding column.


See how to change the Style of a GroupHeader.

Grouping UI

Provides UI for creating groups of grid items (rows). The items are grouped by the property in the specified column. Items can be grouped by more than one property.


Expands or collapses the elements in a group. When collapsed, only the group header is displayed.

Editing UI

Provides UI for editing the content of the grid cells.

Selection UI

Provides UI for selecting grid items (rows).

Hover UI

Provides UI for hovering grid items (rows).


Represents a single item from the grid ItemsSource.


Represents a property of a grid item.

See how to change the Style of a GridCell content.