Hiding Columns in a DataGrid

Hiding Columns in a DataGrid

Using the column index to hide columns in a DataGrid can pose a problem if the index changes. Here’s a quick workaround for when the columns are auto-generated. Using column indexes, you’d hide the second column using the code:


You need to modify the column index in the code every time the dataset changes.

Instead use DataGridColumn.HeaderText property to hide the column, if the DataGrid has auto-generated columns.

 foreach(DataGridColumn col in grid.Columns){ if (col.HeaderText == "ColName") col.Visible = false;}
See also  How IoT Tech Will Transform Logistics

About Our Editorial Process

At DevX, we’re dedicated to tech entrepreneurship. Our team closely follows industry shifts, new products, AI breakthroughs, technology trends, and funding announcements. Articles undergo thorough editing to ensure accuracy and clarity, reflecting DevX’s style and supporting entrepreneurs in the tech sphere.

See our full editorial policy.

About Our Journalist