Sets the number of columns spanned by the child control.
public void SetColumnSpan(
Column spanning is often useful for positioning a control that is considerably wider than its peers.
This method is called by the
property, which the panel adds to its child controls at design time. ColumnSpan
The following code example uses the
and GetColumnSpan methods to set the width of a SetColumnSpan control in a Button . TableLayoutPanel
private void toggleSpanBtn_Click(
Control c = this.TableLayoutPanel1.GetControlFromPosition(0, 0);
if ( c != null )
int xSpan = this.TableLayoutPanel1.GetColumnSpan(c);
int ySpan = this.TableLayoutPanel1.GetRowSpan(c);
xSpan = 1;
ySpan = 1;
xSpan = 2;
ySpan = 2;
Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
.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.