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This article describes the inner structure and organization of the elements which build the RadPropertyGrid control.

Like all Telerik WinForms controls RadPropertyGrid is build upon Telerik Presentation Framework (TPF). TPF consists of various elements (such as primitives and layouts) that are the building blocks of the controls.

Figure 1: RadPropertyGrid`s Element Hierarchy

WinForms RadPropertyGrid Element Hierarchy

Figure 2: Structure

WinForms RadPropertyGrid Structure

  • PropertyGridElement: Represents the main element of the control.
    • PropertyGridToolbarElement: Represents the toolbar.
      • AlphabeticalToggleButton: Sorts the property grid items.
      • CategorizedAlphabeticalToggleButton: Groups the property grid items.
      • ToolbarTextBoxElement: Search textbox element.
    • PropertyGridTableElement: Container element of the property grid items.
      • RadScrollbarElement: Allows scrolling of the items.
    • PropertyGridSizeGripElement: Element allows sizing of the description pane.
    • PropertyGridHelpElement: Element providing a description of the currently selected item.

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