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  • Question

  • I have a DataGrid where on of the columns is a simple DataGridTextColumn. What I would like to do is as the user is typing into the row in the DataGrid, only allow them to enter a specific format, in this case dd/MM/yyyy. I shall enter the / /  for them, then they have to type in a date that fits this format.

    This is my DataGridColumn;
        <DataGridTextColumn Header="Date" Width="*"/>
    Is there a way to format the Column as the user is typing?
    Wednesday, April 13, 2016 2:33 PM

Answers

  • Hi,

    Is this a workflow issue?

    AFAIK, we can format datagridtextcolumn in wpf, like:

     <wpfToolkit:DataGridTextColumn Header="Your Header" Binding="{Binding TheDate,StringFormat={}\{0:dd/MM/yyyy hh:mm\}}" />

    Have a good day.

    Regards,

    Angie


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    • Proposed as answer by Angie Xu Wednesday, May 4, 2016 9:27 AM
    • Marked as answer by Angie Xu Wednesday, May 4, 2016 9:27 AM
    Friday, April 15, 2016 7:11 AM