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How to prevent multiselection on columns, but allow multiselection on rows?

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In multiselect mode, how to prevent multiselection on columns, but allow multiselection on rows?

Thanks in advance
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Question by:setankabir
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by:Jacco
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If it is for a normal grid you could do something like this

procedure TForm1.StringGrid1SelectCell(Sender: TObject; ACol,  ARow: Integer; var CanSelect: Boolean);
begin
  CanSelect := ACol = YourCol;
end;

Regards Jacco
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by:setankabir
ID: 12053317
I think that approach also won't highlight the fixed-row (in the most left part of DBGrid) as when we manually hold ctrl key and click the fixed-row to select rows.
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by:setankabir
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I'm so sorry, that is a wrong post. Actually I want to post it in another topic.

My real comment is ... ... ...,
My type of grid is DBGrid. I didn't find a OnSelectCell event in DBGrid.

What should I do now?
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by:Jacco
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What version of delphi?

Regards Jacco
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by:setankabir
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I've been using Delphi 7.
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Oops, sorry. The event is not available on the DBGrid. What you ask is not possible with a DBGrid.
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