Spread Windows Forms 7.0 Product Documentation
FilterString Property
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FarPoint.Win.Spread Assembly > FarPoint.Win.Spread Namespace > AutoFilteringColumnEventArgs Class : FilterString Property

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Gets or sets the string to filter the column by.


Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Public Property FilterString As String
Visual Basic (Usage)Copy Code
Dim instance As AutoFilteringColumnEventArgs
Dim value As String
instance.FilterString = value
value = instance.FilterString
public string FilterString {get; set;}

Property Value

String containing the filter


This example changes the background color of the filtered column and returns the filter string.
C#Copy Code
private void fpSpread1_AutoFilteringColumn(object sender, FarPoint.Win.Spread.AutoFilteringColumnEventArgs e) 
e.Sheet.Columns(e.Column).BackColor = Color.Yellow;
MessageBox.Show("The column was filtered by " + e.FilterString);
Visual BasicCopy Code
Private Sub FpSpread1_AutoFilteringColumn(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As
FarPoint.Win.Spread.AutoFilteringColumnEventArgs) Handles FpSpread1.AutoFilteringColumn
e.Sheet.Columns(e.Column).BackColor = Color.Yellow
MessageBox.Show("The column was filtered by " & e.FilterString)
End Sub 


Target Platforms: Windows 2000 Professional (SP4), Windows 2000 Server, Windows 2003 Server (SP1), Windows 2008, Windows XP (SP2), Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8

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