is there any way to customize string format of datatype string and bind data to gridview in wpf

Posted by Raj_Chennai under WPF on 10/9/2013 | Points: 10 | Views : 1156 | Status : [Member] | Replies : 3
is there any way to customize string format of datatype string and bind data to gridview in wpf.the data from database is of string format which need to be formatted as specific types such as "10.00","$10","10.0000" etc

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Posted by: Kmandapalli on: 10/9/2013 [Member] Silver | Points: 25

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Hi,

The link below might help you.

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/26etazsy.aspx#NetFormatting

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Posted by: Bandi on: 10/9/2013 [Member] [MVP] Platinum | Points: 25

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Sample code
string decVal = "10";
decVal = Decimal.Parse(decVal).ToString("C2", CultureInfo.CreateSpecificCulture("en-US")); // $10.00

OR

decVal = Decimal.Parse(decVal).ToString("##.00"); //  10.00



references:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/0c899ak8.aspx
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dwhawy9k.aspx
http://answers.oreilly.com/topic/1956-how-to-format-numeric-strings-in-c-40/

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Posted by: Bandi on: 10/23/2013 [Member] [MVP] Platinum | Points: 25

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"Mark as Answer " if the above posts help you..

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