Datagrid Column Names
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Mon Aug 23 09:53:24 EDT 2010
On Aug 22, 2010, at 1:19 PM, Peter Haworth wrote:
> It appears that datagrid column names cannot be numeric? I have a
> datagrid that has alpha column names followed by some numeric ones.
> No matter what method I use for filling in the data, the columns
> with alpha names display correctly but the columns with numeric
> names are empty. If I change the column names to be alpha and put
> the numeric value in the column label field, all works fine.
Numeric column names trip up the engine when referring to the internal
data grid controls. Rather than targeting a control named "1" the
engine targets control # 1.
If I were to go back and rewrite the internal column naming scheme I
would probably add a prefix to the internal column controls (e.g.
"dgcol1" for a column the developer named "1"). I think this would get
around the issue. For now stay away from numeric column names.
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