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How to export the grid to excel with formatted text in WinForms GridGroupingControl?

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Export the grid to excel with formatted text

In order to export the number or text format in WinForms GridGroupingControl as same in grid to excel, ExportMode property of GridGroupingExcelConverterControl can be set to Text mode.


this.gridGroupingControl1.TableDescriptor.Columns["CategoryID"].Appearance.AnyRecordFieldCell.Format = "##.##";
private void btnExport_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
   ExcelEngine engine = new ExcelEngine();
   IApplication app = engine.Excel.Application;
   IWorkbook book = app.Workbooks.Create();
   book.Version = ExcelVersion.Excel2013;
   app.DefaultVersion = ExcelVersion.Excel2013;
   IWorksheet sheets = book.Worksheets[0];
   ExcelExportingOptions options = new ExcelExportingOptions();
   excelConverter.ExportStyle = true;
   excelConverter.ExportMode = GridGroupingExcelConverterBase.ExportingMode.Text;
   excelConverter.ExportToExcel(this.gridGroupingControl1, sheets, options);


Me.gridGroupingControl1.TableDescriptor.Columns("CategoryID").Appearance.AnyRecordFieldCell.Format = "##.##"
Private Sub btnExport_Click(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As EventArgs)
   Dim engine As New ExcelEngine()
   Dim app As IApplication = engine.Excel.Application
   Dim book As IWorkbook = app.Workbooks.Create()
   book.Version = ExcelVersion.Excel2013
   app.DefaultVersion = ExcelVersion.Excel2013
   Dim sheets As IWorksheet = book.Worksheets(0)
   Dim options As New ExcelExportingOptions()
   excelConverter.ExportStyle = True
   excelConverter.ExportMode = GridGroupingExcelConverterBase.ExportingMode.Text
   excelConverter.ExportToExcel(Me.gridGroupingControl1, sheets, options)
End Sub


Export the grid to excel with formatted text

Export the grid to excel with formatted text


C#: Format_Export_CS

VB: Format_Export_VB


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