Custom Grid Filtering

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  1. Fernando
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    May 2013

    Posted 14 May 2013 Link to this post


    I have a Subscription Object with the field Name that is displayed in the grid.
    Inside that  Subscription Object is a list of Beneficiaries Objects with the field Name.

    What i'm trying to do is, when filtering by the Subscription name, i'm also going to search in the  Beneficiaries list (in the field name).

    I Hope that i was explicit enough.

    Best Regards,
    Fernando Moreira

  2. Andrey
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    Posted 17 May 2013 Link to this post


    If I understand correctly you have a hierarchical datasource and you have bound the Grid to the first level but when you are filtering you want to include the data from the inner level in the filtered data. Is that correct?

    If this is the case I am afraid this is not available out of the box. The way to achieve your goal is to include both level into a single container. This could be done with Join if you are using SQL or Entity Framework or you could create a new array/list that will be filled with all the data.

    Give these suggestions a try and you should succeed.

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