# wx.grid.GridCellTextEditor¶

Grid cell editor for string/text data.

## Class Hierarchy¶

Inheritance diagram for class GridCellTextEditor:

## Methods Summary¶

 __init__ Text cell editor constructor. EndEdit End editing the cell. SetParameters The parameters string format is “n” where n is a number representing the maximum width. SetValidator Set validator to validate user input.

## Class API¶

class wx.grid.GridCellTextEditor(GridCellEditor)

Possible constructors:

GridCellTextEditor(maxChars=0)


Grid cell editor for string/text data.

### Methods¶

__init__(self, maxChars=0)

Text cell editor constructor.

Parameters

maxChars (int) – Maximum width of text (this parameter is supported starting since wxWidgets 2.9.5).

EndEdit(self, row, col, grid, oldval)

End editing the cell.

This function must check if the current value of the editing cell is valid and different from the original value in its string form. If not then simply return None. If it has changed then this method should save the new value so that ApplyEdit can apply it later and the string representation of the new value should be returned.

Notice that this method shoiuld not modify the grid as the change could still be vetoed.

SetParameters(self, params)

The parameters string format is “n” where n is a number representing the maximum width.

Parameters

params (string) –

SetValidator(self, validator)

Set validator to validate user input.

Parameters

validator (wx.Validator) –

New in version 2.9.5.