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EditCommand Event

Fired when the Edit button is clicked for an item in the RadGrid control.

Event Parameters

  • (object) sender

    • The control that fires the event
  • (GridCommandEventArgs) e

    • Event arguments

      • (boolean) e.Canceled

        If set to True the event will be canceled.

      • (object) e.CommandArgument

        Arguments that are set to the Control's CommandName property. (Usually Button but it could be other Control in the Template)

      • (string) e.CommandName

        Name defined in the CommandName property of the Control.

      • (object) e.CommandSource

        The Control that fired the Command for the Grid.

      • (GridItem) e.Item

        Gets the Item containing the command source. Can be any of the Grid items that Inherit the GridItem class (e.g. GridDataItem, GridCommandItem, GridHeaderItem, GridFilteringItem, GridEditFormItem, etc...)

Attaching the event

In the Markup

<telerik:RadGrid ID="RadGrid1" runat="server" OnEditCommand="RadGrid1_EditCommand">

In the Code behind

protected void Page_Init(object sender, EventArgs e)
    RadGrid1.EditCommand += RadGrid1_EditCommand;
Protected Sub Page_Init(sender As Object, e As EventArgs) Handles Me.Init
    AddHandler RadGrid1.EditCommand, AddressOf RadGrid1_EditCommand
End Sub

The event handler

protected void RadGrid1_EditCommand(object sender, GridCommandEventArgs e)
    bool canceled = e.Canceled;
    object commandArguments = e.CommandArgument;
    string commandName = e.CommandName;
    object commandSource = e.CommandSource;
    GridItem item = e.Item;
Protected Sub RadGrid1_EditCommand(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As GridCommandEventArgs)
    Dim commandArguments As Object = e.CommandArgument
    Dim canceled As Boolean = e.Canceled
    Dim commandName As String = e.CommandName
    Dim source As Object = e.CommandSource
    Dim item As GridItem = e.Item
End Sub
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