Grid Lookup Editor

This new editor combines lookup functionality with our new Find feature. Like the GridLookUpEdit control, the Search LookUp Editor embeds a grid control in the dropdown, and provides numerous grid customization features. The built-in Find box allows you to quickly locate data.

WinForms Controls by DevExpress - Search LookUp Editor

To locate data in the lookup, simply enter characters into the Find box and the control will filter records accordingly (those that meet the search criteria):

WinForms Controls by DevExpress - Search LookUp Editor

The control provides a set of options and events that allow you to:

  • Choose automatic or manual search mode
  • Use the Starts With or Contains comparison operator
  • Specify search columns
  • Implement support for adding new records via the dropdown window, etc.

Learn more: Video: Create a GridLookupEdit at Runtime | Help Topic: Search Lookup Editor


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