Sort a grid according to the values of a given column.


GML Code Example

ds_grid_sort(index, column, ascending);

Argument Description
index The index of the grid to sort.
column The column to use for sorting the rows
ascending Whether to sort lowest to highest (true), or highest to lowest (false).

Returns: N/A


This function can be used to sort a ds_grid based on the values from a given column (much as you would sort files by date, size etc... in the Windows Explorer). The following image shows an example:


GML Code Example

ds_grid_sort(grid, 3, false);

This would take all the values in the ds_grid indexed in the variable "grid" and sort them according to the values found in the 3rd column of the grid (as shown in the above image).

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