Spread Windows Forms 12.0 Product Documentation
MaxLength Property (ComboBoxCellType)

FarPoint.Win.Spread Assembly > FarPoint.Win.Spread.CellType Namespace > ComboBoxCellType Class : MaxLength Property
Gets or sets the maximum number of characters allowed in the combo box cell.
Public Property MaxLength As Integer
Dim instance As ComboBoxCellType
Dim value As Integer
instance.MaxLength = value
value = instance.MaxLength
public int MaxLength {get; set;}

Property Value

Integer number of characters

By default, the text in the edit field is limited to 255 characters and is left aligned. You can change the maximum number of characters allowed by setting this property.

This example limits the number of characters the user can enter when in edit mode.
FarPoint.Win.Spread.CellType.ComboBoxCellType cb = new FarPoint.Win.Spread.CellType.ComboBoxCellType();
cb.Items = new string[] {"OneHundredThousand", "TwoHundredThousand", "ThreeHundredThousand"};
cb.ListWidth = 0;
cb.MaxLength = 10;
cb.Editable = true;
fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.Cells[0, 0].CellType = cb;
fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.Columns[0].Width = 120;
Dim cb As New FarPoint.Win.Spread.CellType.ComboBoxCellType
cb.Items = New String() {"OneHundredThousand", "TwoHundredThousand", "ThreeHundredThousand"}
cb.ListWidth = 0
cb.MaxLength = 10
cb.Editable = True
fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.Cells(0, 0).CellType = cb
fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.Columns(0).Width = 120
See Also


ComboBoxCellType Class
ComboBoxCellType Members

User-Task Documentation

Setting a Combo Box Cell