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DataGridBoolColumn Constructor (PropertyDescriptor)

Initializes a new instance of a DataGridBoolColumn with the specified PropertyDescriptor.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public DataGridBoolColumn(
	PropertyDescriptor prop
)

Parameters

prop
Type: System.ComponentModel.PropertyDescriptor

The PropertyDescriptor associated with the column.

The DataGridBoolColumn must be associated with a data source that contains Boolean values.

To get a PropertyDescriptor, first use the BindingContext to return the appropriate BindingManagerBase. Then use the GetItemProperties method of the BindingManagerBase to return a PropertyDescriptorCollection. Finally, use the Item property of the PropertyDescriptorCollection to return the specific PropertyDescriptor for the column.

The following code example uses the GetItemProperties method to return a System.ComponentModel.PropertyDescriptorCollection for a DataTable. The PropertyDescriptor for a DataColumn is then used to create the DataGridBoolColumn.

private void CreateNewDataGridColumn(){
   System.Windows.Forms.GridColumnStylesCollection myGridColumnCol;
   myGridColumnCol = dataGrid1.TableStyles[0].GridColumnStyles;
   // Get the CurrencyManager for the table.
   CurrencyManager myCurrencyManager = 
   (CurrencyManager)this.BindingContext[ds.Tables["Products"]];
   /* Get the PropertyDescriptor for the DataColumn of the new column.
   The column should contain a Boolean value. */
   PropertyDescriptor pd = myCurrencyManager.
   GetItemProperties()["Discontinued"];
   DataGridColumnStyle myColumn = 
   new System.Windows.Forms.DataGridBoolColumn(pd);
   myColumn.MappingName = "Discontinued";
   myGridColumnCol.Add(myColumn);
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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