Specifies how a user starts cell editing in the DataGridView control.
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)
|Editing begins when the cell receives focus. This mode is useful when pressing the TAB key to enter values across a row, or when pressing the ENTER key to enter values down a column.|
|Editing begins when any alphanumeric key is pressed while the cell has focus.|
|Editing begins when any alphanumeric key or F2 is pressed while the cell has focus.|
|Editing begins when F2 is pressed while the cell has focus. This mode places the selection point at the end of the cell contents.|
|Editing begins only when the BeginEdit method is called.|
The following code example illustrates the use of this type. For more information, see How to: Specify the Edit Mode for the Windows Forms DataGridView Control.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2