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The built-in localization mechanism in the platform allows you to localize RadGridView control.

Here is a list of the supported languages:

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Dutch
  • Turkish

Rad Grid View Localization 4

To learn more about the ways to localize the RadControls please read the common topic on Localization.

In order to dynamically localize the GridView at runtime, you should recreate it.

Resource Keys

RadGridView is a complex user interface control and its strings for localization are numerous. In order to be able to distinguish these resources, an unique identifier, called resource key, is assigned to each localizable string.

On the picture below you can see some of the resource keys and the strings they are associated with.

Rad Grid View Localization 3

Here is a list of all of the Resources available and their default values:

Key Value
GridViewAlwaysVisibleNewRow Click here to add new item
GridViewClearFilter Clear Filter
GridViewFilter Filter
GridViewFilterAnd And
GridViewFilterContains Contains
GridViewFilterDoesNotContain Does not contain
GridViewFilterEndsWith Ends with
GridViewFilterIsContainedIn Is contained in
GridViewFilterIsEqualTo Is equal to
GridViewFilterIsGreaterThan Is greater than
GridViewFilterIsGreaterThanOrEqualTo Is greater than or equal to
GridViewFilterIsNotContainedIn Is not contained in
GridViewFilterIsLessThan Is less than
GridViewFilterIsLessThanOrEqualTo Is less than or equal to
GridViewFilterIsNotEqualTo Is not equal to
GridViewFilterMatchCase Match case
GridViewFilterOr Or
GridViewFilterSelectAll Select All
GridViewFilterShowRowsWithValueThat Show rows with value that
GridViewFilterStartsWith Starts with
GridViewFilterIsNull Is null
GridViewFilterIsNotNull Is not null
GridViewFilterIsEmpty Is empty
GridViewFilterIsNotEmpty Is not empty
GridViewFilterDistinctValueNull [null]
GridViewFilterDistinctValueStringEmpty [empty]
GridViewGroupPanelText Drag a column header and drop it here to group by that column
GridViewGroupPanelTopText Group Header
GridViewGroupPanelTopTextGrouped Grouped by:
GridViewSearchPanelTopText Full Text Search
GridViewColumnsSelectionButtonTooltip Select Columns

See Also