Archive for November, 2011

LightSwitch: Hide Export to Excel Button

To hide the Export to Excel button follow these steps:

Open the screen

In the screen designer, select the Data Grid whose excel button to be hidden

Open property window or press F4

Check Disable Export to Excel


Launch the application

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Lightswitch: Hide Grid’s Search Textbox

In some cases, we need to hide the search textbox on top of the grid.


To hide the textbox following these steps:

Open the screen that contains the grid

Select the query for the grid whose search textbox need to be hidden

Open Property Window (or hit F4)

Uncheck Support Search

Run the application

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