Spread Windows Forms 13.0 Product Documentation
FarPoint.Win.Spread Assembly / FarPoint.Win.Spread Namespace / SpreadActions Class / StartEditingFormula Field

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    StartEditingFormula Field
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    Allows the user to start entering a formula.
    Public Shared ReadOnly StartEditingFormula As Object
    Dim value As Object
    value = SpreadActions.StartEditingFormula
    public static readonly object StartEditingFormula
    This example sets up a map that uses the X key to allow entering a formula.
    FarPoint.Win.Spread.InputMap im;
    im = fpSpread1.GetInputMap(FarPoint.Win.Spread.InputMapMode.WhenAncestorOfFocused);
    im.Put(new FarPoint.Win.Spread.Keystroke(Keys.X, Keys.None), FarPoint.Win.Spread.SpreadActions.StartEditingFormula);
    Dim im As FarPoint.Win.Spread.InputMap
    im = fpSpread1.GetInputMap(FarPoint.Win.Spread.InputMapMode.WhenAncestorOfFocused)
    im.Put(New FarPoint.Win.Spread.Keystroke(Keys.X, Keys.None), FarPoint.Win.Spread.SpreadActions.StartEditingFormula)

    This event turns on edit mode for the selected cell to allow the user to enter a formula.

    The default key combination assigned to this action is the = key.

    You can use this action along with a custom key combination by defining your own input or action map. For more information about maps, see Managing Keyboard Interactions.

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