This is a fully functional sample that shows some advanced features that would be hard to do with bound controls.
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A utility form that will show DataGrid events with parameters as they happen in realtime.
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Implement the likes of paging and sorting into your DataGrids, but first, start off with the most gruesome of tasks: adding an editable drop-down box to your DataGrid!
Look at using HTML, hyperlinks, and formatting in your DataGrid, plus figure out color-coding and the many different ways of allowing the user to select rows.
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