datagrid table: NOT sorting by column?

Björnke von Gierke bvg at
Tue Aug 14 09:04:43 EDT 2012

I think it's actually working like an option button in the inspector: "this column is sorted _right now_." So to disable sorting you need to add a handler to your datagrid, to catch the "sortdatagridcolumn" message:

See also the lesson on disabling sorting:

and on custom sorting (works to disable specific columns, if you want that):

On 14.08.2012, at 13:36, Klaus on-rev wrote:

> Hi friends,
> I can UN-check "Sort by column..." for some columns in the inspector
> until my wrist gets numb, but still can happily click the headers and 
> these columns get sorted?
> Is this a bug or am I missing something obvious?
> Thanks a lot in advance!
> Best
> Klaus
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