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Extending GridView with Drag and Drop for Grouping and Variable Sized Items

, , 9 Oct 2015 CPOL
This article describes the implementation of an extended GridView control that enables drag and drop with grouping and variable sized items.



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23 - publicly available Yes 9-Oct-15 9:34 Available Sean Ewington
Initial creation
21 No 2-Sep-15 12:15 Available Deeksha Shenoy
Initial creation
20 No 2-Sep-15 10:53 Available Sean Ewington
Initial creation
19 No 1-Sep-15 17:58 Pending Irina Pykhova
samples updated for W8.1
18 No 1-Sep-15 17:53 Pending Irina Pykhova
Initial creation
17 No 16-May-13 12:55 Available Smitha Vijayan
Updates in content.
16 No 16-May-13 11:25 Pending Irina Pykhova
added support for new group placeholders between groups
14 No 21-Apr-13 11:32 Pending Irina Pykhova
fixed exception when snapping the page in the sample with live tiles
11 No 25-Mar-13 19:33 Pending Irina Pykhova
added layout persistence, more code comments, fixed some tags in the article, added update history, updated attached samples
10 No 11-Feb-13 15:02 Available Smitha Vijayan
Updates in content. 2 changes had been made.
9 No 11-Feb-13 14:48 Pending Greg Lutz
Fixed link to "source with live tiles" zip file. Please check because the link appears to be under a "Working" directory that doesn't exist.
8 No 11-Feb-13 14:43 Pending Greg Lutz
Updated the smaller sample (with live tiles) to fix a few errors.
7 No 4-Feb-13 14:20 Available Smitha Vijayan
Updates in content. 3 changes had been made.
6 No 4-Feb-13 13:57 Pending Greg Lutz
Updates in content.
5 No 4-Feb-13 13:56 Pending Greg Lutz
Updates in content.
3 No 1-Feb-13 14:40 Pending Greg Lutz
Added missing link
2 No 30-Jan-13 19:42 Available Smitha Vijayan
Updates in content. 53 changes had been made.
1 No 30-Jan-13 17:15 Pending Greg Lutz
Initial creation


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Irina Pykhova
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