The Most Complete WinUI Datagrid Control
Power your new WinUI desktop applications with the industries most flexible and feature-packed datagrid:
- Enables grid features like tabular data editing, sorting, filtering, and grouping
- Upgrade your WinUI datagrid with on-demand loading, custom cells, built-in editor controls, responsive column layout, selection, and export
- The #1 choice for developers and enterprise companies
A WinUI datagrid is a user interface control for displaying, editing, and analyzing large data sets. FlexGrid is a WinUI datagrid optimized for high-performance and flexibility, enabling .NET developers to customize every aspect of the control.
Why Choose FlexGrid for WinUI?
Manage Data in Your WinUI Desktop Apps
FlexGrid is a WinUI datagrid control perfect for displaying, creating, and editing bound or unbound data. It supports WinUI in desktop apps.
Deliver Familiar Spreadsheet Features With Minimal Code
Modeled after Microsoft Excel, FlexGrid offers many features, including filtering, freezing, easy enabling, and familiarity.
FlexGrid is designed to aid large data sets with features like grouping, aggregation, and on-demand virtual mode.
Easy-to-Use API and MVVM Support
Code with any development strategy. Fully declare FlexGrid in XAML, following MVVM best practices, or work completely in C#.
Fluent Style for the Modern Desktop
The .NET WinUI controls feature built-in fluent styles which are minimal and modern, and they support both light and dark themes.
Scale your apps with ease using the same feature-rich WinUI datagrid across every .NET platform including WinForms, WPF, UWP and Blazor.
WinUI Datagrid Key Features
Data Bound and Unbound
Get started quickly with automatic column generation when data binding to .NET data source objects or custom business objects. Create custom columns with images, numeric input, date, time, or whatever your application needs. FlexGrid also supports an unbound mode, giving you complete control over creating each row, column, and cell value.
Loading Large Data Sets
Drill into a row of data to show more details inside a collapsible panel. Collapsible row details provide an alternative approach to displaying additional or hierarchical information about a data row. Load row details on-demand–reducing the amount of data needed to render the initial WinUI datagrid.
Create live datagrid displays and dashboards with automatic updates. Show stock prices and other rapidly updating information in your datagrid. Live updates to the underlying data can animate at runtime in WinUI.
Styling and Appearance
Provide a custom skin or theme for your WinUI datagrid by simply setting properties – no need to modify the complex XAML templates. Quickly change brushes for selection, mouse-over, column headers, row headers, and alternating rows. FlexGrid for WinUI also supports light and dark themes, so you can easily skin your entire application.
Transposed WinUI Datagrid
A transposed WinUI datagrid flips the rows and columns so that the headers display down the left side and rows display across the screen. You can enable the transposed feature with FlexGrid by simply adding one line of markup.
FlexGrid allows users to modify the column order by dragging and dropping their headers. Save and persist the layout for future runs of the application.
FlexGrid supports content-driven cell merging. This allows you to merge matching adjacent cells across columns and down rows. Merge header cells, create custom cell merging rules, and set restrictions on how FlexGrid merges cells.
Adaptive Column Sizing
FlexGrid allows you to specify column sizing in code, as well as allow users to resize columns at runtime. Additionally, columns can be set to proportionally fill the space (also known as "star sizing").
FlexGrid supports sorting, ascending, and descending, by clicking on the column headers. The WinUI datagrid also supports sorting by multiple columns and icon customization.
Row and Column Freezing
FlexGrid for WinUI offers Excel-like row and column freezing. This allows users to keep rows and columns in view as they navigate the content of the datagrid.
Add New Row
Add a new row to the database with a tap or click. Adding a blank row to the WinUI datagrid at the top or bottom allows users to add more rows of data.
Inline editing makes it easy to modify any cell by double-clicking quickly. Prevent erroneous edits to the data with edit prompts and confirmation for the end-user.
Pop-Up Edit Form
Provide an alternative technique to edit the WinUI datagrid using a pop-up form window along with WinUI input controls.
Save your WinUI grid to common formats, including CSV, text, and HTML.
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